Evelyn Smith, 89, longtime resident of Vidor, died April 15, in Vidor.
She loved gardening, attending church and visiting with friends and family but her life was devoted to raising her four children and taking care of her mom and dad. She also generously and lovingly made contributions to many charitable organizations.
Evelyn is survived by two daughters, Linda Osborne and husband Joe of San Augustine and Gale Hergert and husband Steve of Orange; two sons, Danny Smith and wife Charlene of Mauriceville and Gary Smith and wife Nora of Vidor. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren, 10 great-great grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and good friend Betty Yates.
Evelyn was preceded in death by one sister and five brothers.
Visitation will be Friday, April 17, beginning at 6:00 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 18, at 2:00 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home, with interment to follow at Restlawn Memorial Park in Vidor.