Evelyn SMITHAugust 13th, 2019 | Paid Obituary
Evelyn "Evelena" (Vatin) Smith October 16, 1924 August 5, 2019 Sister Evelyn V Smith was born October 16, 1924 in Douglass-ville (Cass County), Texas to the parentage of the late Genie and Fannie Mae Vatin. She passed from labor to reward on August 5, 2019. In September 1947 she was united in marriage to Frank (Garner) Smith Sr. To this union, four daughters and three sons were born and one stepson. While growing up in Douglassville, she attended Springhill Elementary School and completed the 8th grade. She accepted Christ at an early age and united with Mt. Zion Baptist Church. She united with Jones Hill C.O.G.I.C. where she remained faithfully until her health declined and she was no longer able to attend regular services. Sister Smith was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and sister. She has always been a homemaker. During the late 1960's and early 1970's, she ventured outside of her home to work at United Ammunition Containers Corp in Atlanta Texas, Green Thumb Inc, Kitchen Aide, and provided In-Home Care Aid in Douglassville Texas. Evelyn will be laid to rest under the direction of Queen City Funeral Home. There will be a visitation (lie in state) for family and friends at Queen City Funeral Home in Queen City, TX on Friday, August 16, 2019 from 10am-5pm. There will be a Home Going Celebration of Evelyn's life on Saturday, August 17, 2019 beginning at 11am at First Baptist Church 306 Baker Street Atlanta, TX. Interment will follow the service immediately at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Douglassville Texas. Digital memories and condolences may be placed at www.QueenCityFuneralHome .com.