Joyce Evans 74, of Calhoun, Kentucky went home to be with the Lord on Friday, July 17, 2020 at Brighton Cornerstone Healthcare in Madisonville. Alma Joyce O’bannon was born December 30, 1945 in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky to the late Virgie O’bannon Jackson. She was a cook at McLean County High School and a member of Calhoun Baptist Church. Joyce enjoyed being outdoors and spending time with both her family and friends, especially her grandchildren.
Survivors include two daughters, Athena Cardwell and Angela Evans Baird (Matt) both of Calhoun; a son, Chris Cardwell of Calhoun; four grandchildren, Kristen Cardwell Fulton (Kyle), Hunter Cardwell, Alek Evans, and Cadense Johnson; a great granddaughter, Skylar Fulton; two sisters, Phyllis Dwyer of Greenville and Lois Vanover of Eddyville; and her former husband and long-time friend, Ronnie Evans of Calhoun.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday at Muster Funeral Homes, Calhoun Chapel with Dr. Richards Sams officiating. Burial will be in the Calhoun Cemetery in McLean County. Friends may visit with Joyce’s family from 11:00 A.M. until 2:00 P.M. Sunday at Musters in Calhoun. In compliance with health and public safety directives, capacity for both Joyce’s visitation and funeral service will be limited in accordance with state guidelines. Due to the Governor’s mandate, masks or facial coverings are required during all services.
Joyce’s services will be streamed live on www.musterfuneralhomes.com at 2:00 P.M. Sunday.
The Joyce Evans family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Calhoun Cemetery, Beautification Fund; C/O John Howard; 400 Guy Settle Loop; Calhoun, Kentucky 42327. Memorial contribution envelopes will be available at Musters in Calhoun.
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Calhoun Cemetery, Beautification Fund
C/O John Howard; 400 Guy Settle Loop, Calhoun KY 42327