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Jo Evans

December 18, 1928 — June 12, 2019

Jo Evans


Jo Fred Burt Evans, 90, a lifelong resident of Kimble County, entered into rest on June 12, 2019. Born in December 1928 to Dr. John Fred and Sadie Oliver Burt, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Marche Levinson and Imogene Burt and her beloved son, James Frederick Evans.

Jo Fred was active in the community and business life as a rancher and business owner; she also assisted in cataloging the herbarium for Texas Tech Extension at Junction, and was a member of the Master Naturalist. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Chemistry and Biology from Mary Hardin Baylor College, Belton in 1948 and her Master's degree in Economics from Trinity University, San Antonio in 1967.

She is survived by her children, Charles, his wife Victoria, John, and Elizabeth; grandchildren, Sam Evans, his wife Taylor, and Christine Evans and fiance Brandon Higgins; and great-grandchildren, Madilyn, Lake, and Finn Evans.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at Trinity Episcopal Church with interment following at Junction City Cemetery.

Visitation will be held 5-7:00 PM, Monday at Kimble Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Kimble County Museum, Kimble County Library or Trinity Episcopal Church.

Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Kimble Funeral Home. (325) 446-3076

Visitation Schedule

Kimble Funeral Home
1010 College Street
Junction, TX  76849
Monday, June 17, 2019
5-7 PM
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Service Schedule

Funeral Services
Trinity Episcopal Church
1119 Main St.
Junction, TX  76849
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
2 PM
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Burial Schedule

Junction City Cemetery
Junction, TX  76849

Memorial Contributions

Kimble County Museum
PO Box 271
Junction, TX 76849

Memorial Contributions

Trinity Episcopal Church
1119 Main St.
Junction, TX 76849

Memorial Contributions

Kimble County Library
208 N. 10th St.
Junction, TX 76849

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