Janis Yvonne Long Evans was born on December 11, 1937, in Cedar City, Mo. She was the daughter of Ruby Neely Long and Fred Long.


     Janis Yvonne Long Evans was born on December 11, 1937, in Cedar City, Mo. She was the daughter of Ruby Neely Long and Fred Long.
     Janis passed away on April 14, 2012, at the age of 74. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Robert P. Evans. They were married at the Methodist Church in Cedar City on April 16, 1955.
     Also surviving are three sons, Butch of Maryville, TN., Dave of Oak Ridge, TN., and Bill of Coral Springs, FL.
One son, Jimmy Dale, preceded her in death in 1994.
     She is also survived by two sisters, Truby Rhodes, husband Wayne; and Lynda Nichols, husband Darrell. There are 8 grandkids and 4 great-grandkids.
     The funeral service took place at 11 a.m. April 16 at the Assembly of God Church, Russellville, Mo.