Rebecca (Becky) Jane Johnson Evans, 72, went home peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 23, 2013.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday March 26, 2013, at Shining Light Baptist Church, with Rev. Billy McDaniel and Rev. Carl Shelton officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Ms. Evans was born May 26, 1940 to the late Nathan and Grace Johnson in Guilford County. Becky was a member of Shining Light Baptist Church and a graduate of Guilford High School class of 1958. Becky was an avid lover of sports including basketball and golf. She also loved music and playing the piano.
Those left to cherish her memory include her daughters, Sharon Evans Strubel (husband John Strubel) of Mount Pleasant, SC, and Jan Evans Coleman (husband Bill Coleman) of Greensboro, NC. She is also survived by two brothers, Roger D. Johnson of Greensboro, NC and Henry C. Johnson (wife Geraldine) of Colfax, NC. Becky has one grandson, Jeremiah D. Walker (wife Angela) of Asheboro, NC. Becky has two great-grandchildren, Jeremiah Julian Walker and Taylor S. Fields. There were many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 pm Monday evening March 25, 2013 at Hanes-Lineberry Vanstory Chapel.
Memorials may be made in her memory to Shining Light Baptist Church Academy, Greensboro, NC.
Online condolences can be made at www.haneslineberryfuneralhomes.com.