Margaret A. (Peg Ann Campbell) Evans, 74, formerly
of Carlisle, passed away on Thursday, May 12, 2011, at the Jewish Home of Greater Harrisburg. She was born on Friday, September
11, 1936, in Carlisle, a daughter of the late Joseph Johnson and Anna Campbell and was the widow of James W. "Preamo" Evans,
Sr., who died December 8, 1997.
Peg Ann attended Carlisle High School and was
a member of the West Street A.M.E. Zion Church, Carlisle. She held various employment throughout the area, which included
jobs at the Harrisburg State Capital buildings, the Wreath Factory, the Heinz Menaker Senior Center and as a private housekeeper.
A special thank you to the staff of the Jewish Home for all the love they showed Margaret and her family over
the years and in their time of sorrow.
She is survived by her beloved children; Pandora
"Pam" (and her husband, Randolph) Middleton, Harrisburg, James Evans, II (and his wife, Helen) of Steelton, Thomas (and his
wife, Darcel) Evans, Reginald (and his wife, Sharon) Evans and Alonzo (and his wife, Maria) Evans, all of Harrisburg, a much
loved sister, Josephine Williams of New York, grandchildren; Tina, Antonio, Randy Jr., Alonzo III, Tasha, James III, Tanika,
Raeshell, Timothy, Thomas Jr. and TyQwon, 16 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great-grandchildren and a host of other family and
friends. She was preceded in death by a son, Donald B. Evans and a great-grandson, NaSir Smith.
Services to celebrate the life of Peg Ann will
be held at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, 2011, in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle with Pastor
Mabel Smith officiating. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle. Viewing will be held on Thursday
from 11:00 a.m. until time of the services at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Jewish Home of Greater
Harrisburg, 4000 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17112.
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To the family,
You have my deepest sympathy. God
bless you all.
I will keep you in my prayers.
Miss you and love you. I can't believe you
are gone, I keep saying to myself why now. I don't want to stay here in pain and I know you had to go, but it does not
make it any easier for me. You did not get to see my daughter, but I know you will watch over us.
Keith D. Holland
Mom we love you and we will miss you so very
much. We know how much you loved us. We have so many memories to keep us going until we are with you again. You taught
us to be strong and to love one another and other people. We will miss that smile and the touch of your hand as you
always wanted to hold our hands. You were a good mother to us, smacked us when we need it, but hugged us more to show how
much you cared. We know you are dancing all of heaven and of course given dad a piece of your mind. Well his resting days
are gone, you are there now. See you when I see you.
Love you so very much.
Pandora Lee "Pam Evans" Middleton
To the Family of the Late Margaret Evans:
Please accept my condolence for the loss of your loved one. Margaret(Peg) was a sweet person with the always lovely smile.
I had not talked to her for years..knew her from school..a good person. God bless and comfort you, her family..prayers and
The Rev Dr Edith L. Jackson Werdebach
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family during
this difficult time. Miss Peg Ann was always dear to my heart because of the love she showed to my Aunt Julia ("Sister")
who I miss so much. Miss Peg Ann always treated me like I was one of the family and I loved her for that.
bless you all! Our prayers are with you!
Theresa Mack & Family
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