Mrs. Evelyn Lyles

Mrs. Evelyn Lyles, 78, of Jonesboro, passed away, March 20, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, David L. Lyles.

She is survived by her children, David (Wanda) Lyles, of Jonesboro, Odis (Susan) Lyles, of Forest Park, Sue (Michael) Crouch, of Tennessee, Curtis (Karen) Lyles, of Flovilla, Ga., Annie (Fred) Metros, of Gay, Cindy (Roger) Velie, of Waycross; brother, Richard (Tot) Tubbs, of Alabama; sister, Oleta (William) Mitchell, of Alabama; 16 grandchildren, and 26 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Friday, March 23, at 2 p.m., in the chapel of Ford-Stewart Funeral Home. The Rev. Floyd Carmack will officiate. Interment will be at College Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday, March 22, from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge, (770) 210-2700,