Services for Mae Evans, 92, of the Conoley community were held Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home with her grandson, Travis Evans, officiating. Burial was in Taylor City Cemetery.

Mrs. Evans died Sunday, Nov. 15, at her home in the Conoley community near Thorndale.

She was born May 2, 1917, in Groveton to Sam and Katie (Pruitt) Patterson.

She married Delbert D. Evans on Nov. 20, 1939, in Richmond.

Mrs. Evans was a homemaker and a resident of the Conoley community since 1947, moving from Houston.

She was a member of Thorndale Baptist Church and supported the Conoley Community Church.

She loved her family and enjoyed gardening, cooking, hunting and fishing.

Mrs. Conoley was preceded in death by her husband, Delbert D. Evans; two sisters, Helen Miles and Sally Peterson; a son-in-law, Bill Limmer; a granddaughterin law, Kim Evans; and her parents.

Survivors are a son, Bob Evans and wife Carlene of Caldwell; a daughter, Pat Limmer of Thorndale; four grandchildren, Billye Smith and husband Ken of Pasadena, Bobbye Nothnagel and husband Mike of DeRidder, Louisiana, Travis Evans of Lexington, Chandler Evans and wife Kember of Lexington; and eight greatgrandchildren, Ty Smith, Clay Smith, Derek Nothnagel, Dustin Nothnagel, Landon Evans, Emilie Evans, Kynleigh Evans and Kase Evans.

Pallbearers were Chandler Evans, Ty Smith, Clay Smith, Dustin Nothnagel, Derek Nothnagel and Landon Evans.

Honorary pallbearer was Kase Evans.

Memorials may be made to Conoley Community Church, P.O. Box 154, Thorndale, TX 76577 or the charity of one's choice.

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