Holly Springs Funeral Home

Martha Marie Evans

Martha Marie Osteen Evans, 77, of Potts Camp, passed away at Baptist Hospital in New Albany on January 20, 2024.  She was born in Marshall County, Mississippi, on December 29, 1946, to Frank Osteen and Velma Bolden Osteen.  Mrs Evans was a homemaker and a member of Salem Baptist Church.

Mrs Evans is survived by her husband, Jimmy Lee Evans, a son, Keith Joyner (Heather) of Potts Camp, and a daughter, Cheryl Smith of Hickory Flat.  She also leaves three grandchildren, Tiffany Smith, Kody Joyner and Hunter Joyner, two great grandchildren, Huner Leach and Crue Joyner, and two sisters, Peggy Dawson of Holly Springs and Judy Nichols of Panama City Beach, Florida.  

Funeral services for Mrs Evans will be held in the Chapel of the Holly Springs Funeral Home on Thursday, January 25, 2024, at 2:00 pm.  A visitation for family and friends will begin at noon and continue until service time.  Burial, following the service, will be in Salem Baptist Church Cemetery.

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Gregory Rhoda

1/24/2024 8:00:21 PM

Mr. Jimmy, Keith and Cheryl I pray the LORD JESUS will comfort all of you and see y'all through the loss of Ms. Martha.
I pray that everyone of us will take in account that our time is coming as well and may everyone of us truly turn our lives to JESUS CHRIST and pick up our cross daily and follow HIM .
Take care and may GOD bless and keep everyone of you.