Dessie R. Evans

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Dessie R. Evans, 90, of Millwood, passed away Thursday, March 29, 2012, at her residence.

She was born on Aug. 1, 1921, in Grayson County, the daughter of the late Walter and Barbara Decker Green. She worked as a laundry attendant at Fort Knox and was a member of the Zion Baptist Church.

She is survived by two sons, Lannie Evans (Debbie) of Elizabethtown, and Walter Evans (Marsha) of Massachusetts; a daughter, Darlene Kirk of Elizabethtown; a sister, Callie Carter of Millwood; three grandsons, Cody, Tommy and Ryan Evans, and four great grandchildren.

Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Evans; her sister, Sylvie Kinser; her brother, Berthel Green; and her son-in-law, Tony Kirk.

The funeral was Monday April 2, at Dermitt Funeral Home in Leitchfield. Burial was in Layman Memorial Cemetery.

Condolences can be expressed at www.dermittfuneralhome.com.