Gilla D. Evans, 74, of Jonesboro, Ga. passed away on Saturday, September 29, 2007. Mrs. Evans was a member of Community Baptist Church.

Survivors include: 2 daughters, Sharon Evans of Jonesboro, Ga. and Gwen and husband Danny Ballew of McDonough, Ga.; son, Jeff and wife Dianne Evans of Jonesboro, Ga., sisters, Barbara Anderson of Powder Springs, Ga.; brothers, Herman Hodgins of Rockmart, Ga., Willie Hodgins of Woodstock, Ga. and Anthony Hodgins of Woodstock, Ga; grandchildren: Stephanie and husband Nick Deaton of Locust Grove, Ga., Brian and wife Amber Evans of Dallas, Ga. and Nick and wife Marjorie Ballew of Stockbridge, Ga; great-grandchildren, Skylar anad Dylan Evans.

Mrs Evans was preceded in death by her husband, Paul J. Evans and a grandson, Andy Ballew.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October2, 2007, 11 a.m. at Horis A. Ward's Tara Chapel with Rev. Harold Lowery and Steve Phillips officiating. Interment will follow the services in Mill Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Woodstock at 2 p.m. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, October 1 from 5 until 9 p.m.

Horis A Ward Funeral Home, Tara Chapel 770-471-7171 is in charge of arrangements.