Evelyn Lee Fox
March 25, 1920 – January 21, 2014
WICHITA FALLS – Evelyn Lee Fox, 94, her light was extinguished Jan. 21, 2015 in Wichita Falls, TX.
The family received friends from 5-7 p.m. Jan. 23 at The White Family Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Jan. 24 at First Freewill Baptist Church in Bowie. Burial will follow at Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
Evelyn was born March 25, 1920 in Post, TX to John and Jennie (Winslow) Lawson. She married Bob Fox on Feb. 28, 1942 in Henrietta and resided in Buffalo Springs for more than 50 years before moving to Bowie.
Evelyn and Bob enjoyed 61 wonderful years together. She worked as a seamstress for Levi Strauss, Howard Wolfe Dress Factory and Haggar Slack Company. Evelyn later worked for Sheppard Air Force Base doing alterations for officers. She was a member of First Freewill Baptist Church of Buffalo Springs. Evelyn enjoyed gardening, crafts, quilting, reading and cooking. She was a homemaker and a cat lover.
She is preceded in death by her parents, John and Jennie Lawson; husband, Bob Fox; five brothers and five sisters.
She is survived by her daughter, Bettye Ingram, Grandfield, OK; son, Bobby Fox and Lee Mitchell, Aurora, CO; three grandchildren, Kelly Ingram, Dallas, Kimberley Ingram, Fruita, CO and John Ingram, Rockville, MD; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls at 4909 Johnson Road, Wichita Falls, TX 76310; First Freewill Baptist Church God’s Table at 505 Strong Street, Bowie, TX 76230; and Buffalo Springs Cemetery Association at 4465 Liberty Road, Bellevue, TX 76228.
The family would like to express their appreciation to the staff at Texhoma Christian Care Center and Hospice of Wichita Falls.
Arrangements have been entrusted to The White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.
Evelyn Lee Fox