Obituary: Edna Mae Lane Evans

September 15, 2012

Edna Mae Lane Evans, 90, passed away Friday, Sept. 14, 2012. 

Born Dec. 16, 1921 in Bradfordsville, she was a daughter of the late Lora Mae Preston and Vannie Burl Lane, and the widow of Charles L. Evans Jr. Edna Mae enjoyed going to church and was a faithful member of West End Church of Christ in Danville. She was a seamstress at Palm Beach and liked to spend time with her family and cooking meals to take to other families.

Survivors include a son, Kenneth Lane Evans and his wife Ova Ann of Lawrenceburg; a daughter, Susie Mae Kelly and her husband Eddie of Danville; five grandchildren, Julie Ann Brothers, Kenneth Irvin Evans, Joe (Robin) Kelly, Todd (Elizabeth) Kelly and Dustin Kelly; 12 great grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; and a sister, Doris Ellen Purdom of Gravel Switch.

A son, Jimmie Davis Evans, a brother, Mitchell Lee Lane, and two sisters, Mildred Louise Evans and Betty Ann Lamkin, preceded Edna Mae in death.


Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, at Preston Pruitt Funeral Home with Bro. Rob Kernodle officiating.  

Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Julie and Tyler Brothers, Kenneth and Chris Evans, and Joe, Todd, Dustin and Wilson Kelly.

Memorial contributions are suggested to West End Church of Christ, 3040 Perryville Road, P.O. Box 971 Danville, Ky. 40422.

A memorial tribute wall is available for Edna Mae at

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