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- Published on 04 June 2014
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Services for Celia Marie Evers, age 78 of Scroggins, were at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Providence Baptist Church with Bro. C.C. Morris officiating.
Burial followed at Providence Cemetery in Franklin County.
Mrs. Evers was born February 19, 1936 to Samuel and Lessie Thornhill Wactor of Winnfield, La. She was the fourth of five sisters.
She married Dalton Eugene Evers May 16. 1952. She was a homemaker, care giver, and entrepreneur. She died May 30, 2014.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters, Irma Lee Wactor, Eliza Ensiminzer, and Lena Pearl, Lindsey, a son, Earnest Eugene Evers, and a daughter Dianne Evers.
She is survived by her husband; a son, Mike Evers; five grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Jet Arrington, Dewayne Wactor, Billy Rex Arrington, David Arrington, Adrian Morales, and Mike Marsh.