Alice Mae Evans was called to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 1:15 a.m. after 88 glorious years on earth.
Born February 11, 1932 in Milledgeville, Georgia to the late Walter and Lucy Jones, she was affectionately known as Tina or Kitten.
After moving to Cincinnati, Ohio, she attended Cincinnati Public Schools and graduated from Woodward High School in 1952. She continued her education by attending nursing school and receiving her LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) license.
After meeting and falling in love with Walter Evans Jr., they were married on October 6, 1954. Two girls and two boys were added to this union and the family established roots in Walnut Hills, where she became a stay-at-home mom. In 1970, Alice returned to work as a Public Health Nurse for the City of Cincinnati for over 20 years.
Alice was a longtime member of Bethel Baptist Church under the direction of Reverend Harry Brown and later Reverend Dr. Wayne R. Davis. She attended faithfully until her health began to decline.
Alice was a great cook and especially enjoyed preparing meals for her family. She also had a passion for shopping, traveling, eating out, and church activities.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Walter Evans Jr.; her daughter, Patricia Johnson; grandson, Erik Wissing; brothers, Walter Jones and Tommy Lee Jones; sister, Genestra Jones; sisters-in-law, Shirley Jones and Myrtle Booker; brother-in-law, Elwood Evans; and niece, Denise Jones.
She leaves to cherish her memory, three loving children, Teri, Walter III (Renee), and Kenneth (Jennifer); her sisters, Mary Ann, Johnnie Mae, Georgia, Ruby, Mattie, Betty (George), Eva and Frances; and brother, Bernard. Her grandchildren, Kimberly “Baby”, Tori, Martell, Keli (Jared), Mary “Binky” (James),
Kaneisha, Tasha, Kayla and Gabrielle (Gaby); her great-children, Khalia, Jordyn, La’eris “Lai Lai”, Londen, Timonthy “TJ”, Ryland, Jace, Elizaj, Oliver and Marlowe; and one great great-grandchild, Cayden.
In addition, her nieces and nephews, Charlotta (Jimmie), Arthur (Vanessa), Calvin, Wendy, Walter, Vandeler, Shelia, Jackie (Charles), Stephanie, and special extended family, Kia (Michael), Vicke, Alicia, and a host of other relatives and friends
|Visitation||Spring Grove Funeral Homes, 4389 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45223||November 19, 2020||9:00am - 10:00am||Directions|
|Funeral Service||Spring Grove Funeral Homes, 4389 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45223||November 19, 2020||10:00am - 11:00am||Live Stream Link||Directions|
|Graveside Service||Walnut Hills Cemetery||November 19, 2020||11:45pm - 12:45pm||Directions|