Obituary of Betty Evans
Betty Jo Evans, 83 of Winchester passed away Monday evening August 28, 2017 at the Scott County Nursing Center.
She was born July 23, 1934 near Bluffs the daughter of the late Kenneth E. and Ruth I. Thompson Gregory. SHe married Carol Eugene Evans in 1955 and he preceded her in death in 1977. Betty was a graduate of Bluffs High School. She worked for over 20 years at the grocery store in Winchester. She enjoyed sports and helped with the sports boosters group and the Winchester Holiday Tournament for many years. She always enjoyed watching and cheering for her children and grandchildren. She was an avid Cardinal fan.
Surviving are her children Michael Eugene (Kim) Evans of New Berlin, Kelly (Kenny) Davis, Lori (Jeff) Lehmkuhl and James Carol Evans all of Winchester, her longtime companion Larry Northrop of Winchester, five grandchildren Brandi (JC) Fryman, Josh Davis, Stacie (Billy) Black, Curtis Evans and Reagan Evans, five great grandchildren Summer Davis, Bentlee Davis, Kinsley Fryman, Konner Fryman and Haley Black.
Also surviving are three brothers James Gregory of Bluffs, Jerry Gregory of Jacksonville and Dennis (Donna) Gregory of Waterloo, IL.
Preceding her in death was her husband, a sister Sharon Cook, brother Robert Wayne Gregory and a granddaughter Baileigh Elizabeth Evans.
A funeral service will be held at 10 am Thursday August 31, 2017 at the Coonrod Funeral Home in Winchester. Burial will be in the Winchester City Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 9 am until the time of the service. Memorials can be made to the Scott County Nursing Center or the Winchester EMS. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.airsman-hires.com.