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Melba Sue Evans

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes

202 Maple Ave., Oak Hill, Ohio 45656

(p) 740-682-6696 (f) 740-682-7862 (e) (w)

Melba Sue Evans, of Oak Hill, passed away at Heartland of Jackson on October 12, 2017. Sue was born in Oak Hill on May 17, 1928, the daughter of the late Willard and Ella (Hughes) Snyder. She was a 1946 graduate of Oak Hill High School and retired from R.J. Reynolds.

She is survived by a daughter, Ann Evans, of Oak Hill; grandson, Brian (Melinda) Evans, of Newport News, Virginia; great granddaughters, Nikki (Dustin) Barker, of Wilkesville and Kayla Gray, of Oak Hill and great great grandchildren, Malaki and Hunter Barker, Kylan Strickland and Tatum Hanson. Also surviving is her sister, Juanita Parker, of Brazoria, Texas.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Herman Evans; son, Myron Evans; great great granddaughters, Ileigh and Kinslee Hanson; brothers, Wilfred, Delmar, Ora and Roy; sisters, Garnet, Viola, Jesta and Norma.

Friends may call Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 4-8 PM at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Oak Hill. Funeral services will be held 5:00 PM Sunday, October 15, 2017 at the funeral home with Pastor Stan Howard officiating. Burial will follow in C.M. Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to

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