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Patricia McGowan Evans
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Obituary for Patricia McGowan Evans

Pat Evans, 89, was born in Nashville, TN, but lived in Chattanooga most of her life. She passed away on Tuesday April 4, 2017 at Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center in Williamsburg, Ky.

Along with her husband, Pat was a charter member of St. Luke UMC in the Stuart Heights community in Chattanooga, TN where they lived and raised their three daughters.

Pat graduated from East Nashville High School and Agnes Scott College(Atlanta.) Pat taught 4th and 5th grades at Rivermont Elementary School for 22 years. Her life was centered around her family.

She was preceded in death by the love of her life, her husband of 57 years, Robert C. (Bob) Evans and her parents William H. and Ruth McGowan (Nashville.)

She is survived by her 3 daughters, Jane Evans Graham, Betsy Evans Donahue, and Anne Evans Bays (John): five grandchildren, Rachel Sigler (Nick), Katherine Graham, Natalie Graham, Grace Whitaker, and Bryce Bays: one great granddaughter, Ellie Grace Sigler. She is also survived by her only sister, Betty McGowan Evans: nine nieces and nephews and their families: two first cousins, Rev. Gene Paradise (Atlanta) and Mack Rhea (Nashville.)

A Celebration of Life will be held at 6:00 pm on Friday April 7th at First Baptist Church in Williamsburg, KY with Rev. Ande Myers officiating. A reception will follow in the Christian Life Center. The family will also receive friends from 1:00 to 3:00pm April 22, 2017 at the St. Luke UMC in Chattanooga TN. Memorial service will be at 3:00pm April 22, 2017 at St. Luke UMC with Rev. Evelyn Harris officiating.

Interment will be at the Chattanooga National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please send memorial contributions to First Baptist Church-Tutoring Ministry, 230 S. 5th Street, Williamsburg, KY 40769, or St. Luke UMC, 3210 Social Circle, Chattanooga, TN 37415

Celebration of Life service 6:00pm Friday April 7,th 2017 at First Baptist Church

Memorial Service 3:00pm Saturday April 22, 2017 at St. Luke UMC Chattanooga T

Chattanooga National Cemetery

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