Mila Jo Evans, age 58, passed away March 14 with her loved ones at her side.
Mila was born March 19, 1958, in Bartlesville, Okla., daughter of the late Milo and Jo Ann Evans.
Mila was a loving and devoted daughter, sister, aunt, and great-aunt. She enjoyed traveling, cooking, and reading, but more than anything, she loved spending time with her family and friends.
Mila retired as a Communications Consultant for Southwestern Bell/AT&T after a career spanning more than thirty years where she also served a period as a Union Steward.
Survivors include her brother, Randy Evans and wife, Sylvia, of Joplin, Mo.; sister, Susan Welch and husband, Todd, of North Richland Hills, Texas.; numerous nephews, nieces, cousins, and extended family. She is also preceded in death by her sister, Janet Sumpter.
Graveside services will be held 2 p.m.Thursday, March 16, at Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery in Joplin. The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Mason-Woodard Mortuary. A memorial service will be held Friday, March 17, at 2 p.m. at Moore's Southlawn Chapel in Tulsa, Okla.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association in Mila's honor.
Published on  March 15, 2017