Beverly Ann Smith Evans DURHAM - Beverly Ann Smith Evans, was born November 13, 1943 in Guilford County, NC to parents, Miranda Margaret Stephens Smith and Junius Smith, both deceased.
Following a two-year struggle with complications related to cancer, Beverly died on Monday, April 22nd at home, surrounded by family and friends.
She is survived by her husband of 48 years, William P. (Bill) Evans; one son, Paul Franklin of Greensboro, NC; one daughter, Mira Williams (Eric Jerome) of Decatur, GA; five grandsons; three granddaughters; and a host of other family and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, April 29th at St. Joseph AME Church, 2521 Fayetteville St., Durham, NC. The Rev. Dr. Philip R. Cousin Jr. officiating.
Walter Sanders Funeral Home of Smithfield, NC is serving the family. www.waltersanderfuneralhome.com
Visitation starting at 12 noon.
Ivy Behind the Wall Ceremony at 12:30 p.m.
Memorial Service at 1:30 p.m.
PLEASE, in lieu of flowers, send contributions to the
BEVERLY SMITH-EVANS CHILD DEVELOPMENT FUND
C/O William P. Evans
1104 Stonehedge Avenue
Durham, NC 27707.