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Mona Evans

Mona Lee Harris Evans, 84, a resident of Scotia Village in Laurinburg and formerly of St. Pauls, passed away on January 17, 2021 at Scotland Memorial Hospital. She graduated from St. Pauls High School and Louisburg College. An active member of the St. Pauls Presbyterian Church, she was a past deacon and was awarded with a Presbyterian Women’s Lifetime Membership for her service. She volunteered for Meals on Wheels, was an avid gardener and supported her family in countless ways.

She was the daughter of the late Rev. and Mrs. Cecil Harris. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Sam Evans, Sr. as well as her siblings, Jean Carol Harris, Roger Harris and William Harris; nephew, Lee Salter; sister-in-law, Mary Ann Evans Dawkins.

Mona is survived by her son, Dr. Sam Evans, Jr. and wife Jeanette of Fairmont, son, David Evans and wife Gloria of St. Pauls and daughter, Laura Hertweck and husband Dr. Don Hertweck; seven grandchildren, Dr. Anna Keene and husband Chris, Brad Evans, Matt Evans, Meredith Williams and husband Will, Holly Evans, Graham Hertweck and Caroline Hertweck; two great grandchildren, Connor Keene and Skylar Keene; sister, Kay Salter and husband Leon Norman; brother, Paul Harris and wife Sue; sister-in-law, Rita Harris; as well as many nephews and nieces.

The family would like to thank the staff and residents of Scotia Village and Patricia Lester for their friendship and care.

A private burial will take place.

In lieu of flowers and food, the family would appreciate memorials being sent to the St. Pauls Presbyterian Church.

The family is in the care of McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of St. Pauls

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I would like to extend to the family of Ms. Mona Harris Evans my most sincere condolences during this most difficult time and may God give you comfort and peace to help ease the painof your loss.

Sheriff Burnis Wilkins Jan 28 2021 12:00 AM

A wonderful lady. She will be missed. Much love to the familyRonnie and Viola McDonald

Viola /Ronnie Jan 20 2021 12:00 AM

A true Southern Lady full of beauty grace and dignity. Sam and Mona were St. Pauls icons when I was growing up alongwith a few other main street business owners.To Sam, David and Laura don't forget how blessed you were to have had such wonderful parents. Your family is in our prayers as you go through this difficult time of loss.

Emily and Lynn Moore Jan 20 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mona Evans

Fletcher and Sheila Lewis McNeil Jan 20 2021 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathies to Sam, David and Laura. When I visited my aunt at Scotia and had lunch, your mom ate at our table. We enjoyed talking about St. Pauls. She shared stories of when she lived in Grimesland, NC. She had a great sense of humor and a wonderful laugh and smile. Joyce Monroe Goza

Joyce M Goza Jan 19 2021 12:00 AM

One of the sweetest people ever. Her caring spirit and beautiful smile will be remembered forever.

Billy and Mary Ann Mason Jan 19 2021 12:00 AM

Paul and Sue, so sorry.

Ken Harris Family Jan 19 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mona Evans

Williston UMC Jan 19 2021 12:00 AM

Deepest sympathy from the Scotia Village familyScotia Village

Scotia Village Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM