Memorial services and celebration of Life for Evelyn Maurine Beavers, 97, are scheduled for 1:00 PM, Saturday November 11,2017 at Trinidad Methodist Church, Reverend Kris Mathis officiating. She joined her Lord and Savior on October 22, while resting peacefully at South Place Nursing Center in Athens, TX.
She was born at her home in Dallas to Anna Lee Hood and George Grayson Hood on May 5,1920.
She graduated from Sunset High School in Dallas, Texas in 1937, and, in 1942 was wed to Forest Clifford Beavers, Moving to Houston in 1950, she worked at Gulf Oil in Houston, TX until moving to Livingston, TX in 1970 where she later became a parole officer for Polk County.
She was preceded in death by her father, George Hood, her mother, Anna Lee Hood, her son. Forest Beavers Jr, and daughter-in-law Linda, her brother RB Hood, her sister, Katherine Sutton, Nieces, Lavearle Macon and Rita Morphis.
She is survived by her son, Wayland Daniel, and daughter-in-law Sheila, and step-son Don Henry. She also leaves behind 4 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren.
There will be a reception at the home of Wayland and Sheila Beavers following the Memorial Celebration.
In lieu of flowers, as per her request, please make contributions in her name to the American Cancer Society, or the ASPCA.
Published on October 30, 2017