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Evelyn "Louise" Sorrells Evans

1925 – 2017

Evelyn "Louise" Sorrells Evans, long time resident of Bandera, Texas born October 8, 1925 in San Antonio went home to be with the Lord on Friday, May 26 at the age of 91.
She was preceded in death by her parents Lee and Ethel Sorrells of San Antonio and her husband of 59 years James "Jimmie" William Evans Jr. She was also preceded in death by her siblings Bernice, Olan, June, George, Edith, Gilbert, and Harold Sorrells.
She is survived by her brother Donald Sorrells (wife Waynette) of San Antonio. She is also survived by her children Barbara (Husband Steve Skipper) of Bandera, Martha (Husband Ken Thiessen) of Calgary, Canada, and Scott (Wife Nanette) of Boerne. She was "Lou Lou" to her grandchildren Kevin Skipper, Meredith Daniel, Alexandra Nuth, Austin Evans, Wyatt Evans and great grandchildren: Jon Skipper, US Navy (Wife Melanie), Cody Skipper, Ryan Skipper, and Ianna Daniel. She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews all over the world. Louise was a long time member of Christ Chapel in Bandera.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Building Fund at Christ Chapel, PO Box 459, Bandera, Texas 78003.
Visitation was Wednesday, May 31 from 4-6 pm at Grimes Funeral Home. Funeral will be at Christ Chapel in Bandera Thursday, June 1 at 2 pm with Pastor Dave Ruark of Christ Chapel Officiating and burial to follow in the Amasa Clark Cemetery on the "Old Evans Ranch" at Amasa Clark Road off Schmidtke Road off Highway 470.
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Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Grimes Funeral Chapels of Bandera.