Lera Dean “Deanie” Evans, 81, of Lockhart, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2006, at Chisolm Trail Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born on Aug. 31, 1925, in Bowie, Texas, to Jeff and Lydia (Cecil) Mayo.
Deanie was married to Robert Alney Evans on May 29, 1939. He preceded her in death on Oct. 30, 1999. She worked for many years as a nurse in Dr. Pedro Rodriguez”s office
. She was a member of the Dale Church of Christ.
Deanie was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Robert Evans; one son, Kerry Evans, on Dec. 2, 2005; three brothers, Lawson, Ocie and Rex Mayo, and one sister, Lois Mayo.
She is survived by her son, Don Evans and his wife Sandra of Lockhart; her daughter-in-law, Sylvia Evans of Lockhart; her sister, Jeffie Walker of Mesquite; her grandchildren, Daniel Owen Evans and his wife Susan of Locust Grove, Ga., Scott Marcus Evans and his wife Cheryl of Austin, Bryan Andrew Evans and Jennifer Lynn Evans, both of Lockhart; her great-grandchildren, Daniel Blake Evans and Caleb Hy Evans, both of Locust Grove, GA, Chelsea Laine West of Austin, Nathaniel Seth Evans and Noah Scott Evans, both of Austin; numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside services for Deanie were held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2006, in Bunton Cemetery with Bob Hailey officiating.
Arrangements were made under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan St., Lockhart, (512) 398-4791.