Barbara Jean Saunders Evans
She was born in Davie County to Robert Patterson and Doris Duke Saunders on March 1, 1956. She was a member of Freedom Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by: her parents; her husband, Terry Evans; a daughter, Ebony Evans; and a brother, Rufus Saunders.
Survivors: 4 sons, Marcus Fortune, Bobby Evans, Amanuel Evans and Jonathon Evans; 2 daughters, Terri Watson and Tabitha (Marcus) Hamilton; 2 sisters, Lisa Patterson-Williams and Brenda Patterson; 2 brothers, Steven and Robert Patterson; 17 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and other loved ones.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 8 at 3 p.m. at Freedom Baptist Church. Public viewing will be Friday from 1-6 p.m. at Roberts Funeral Service.