4/27/14 —- Grace Dorsett Evans

Grace Dorsett Evans, passed this life on Sunday, April 27th, 2014 at Harton Regional Medical Center at the age of 95.

Mrs. Evans was born in Hudson County, New Jersey to the late Walter and Nellie Monroe Dorsett.

During her life she worked as a legal secretary for over 50 years and was a former member of the Junior Orphans Friends of Leonia, New Jersey. Mrs. Evans was also an avid supporter of Animal Humane Organizations and Societies.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Hardie Murray Evans who passed away in 1982; brother, Robert Dorsett; sister Norma Pattison; brother-in-law, John Pattison; and nephew John Robert Pattison.

Mrs. Evans is survived by one son, Bruce Evans and his wife Olivia of Normandy, TN; one daughter, Kathy Ragan of Virginia Beach, VA; one niece, Sandra Hullen-Butler and her husband Tom of Chandler, AZ; two grandchildren, Elizabeth Hedges and John Evans and his wife Paula; and two great-grandchildren, Brandon Hedges and Karissa Evans.

For those who wish, donations may be made to the Tullahoma Animal Shelter at 942 Maplewood Avenue, Tullahoma, TN 37388.

Kilgore Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.flower1