Helen Bateman Evans, 64, of 139 Riverwood Dr. Hertford, NC died Saturday, November 25, 2017, at her residence. A native of Elizabeth City, NC, she was born July 29, 1953, to the late Stephen John Bateman, Jr. and Dorothea A. Temple Bateman and was the wife of Lemuel Lee Evans, Sr. She was a member of the Newland United Methodist Church.
Besides her husband she is survived by three children, Sherri Ann Green and husband, John Allen Green, Jr. of Elizabeth City, NC; Lemuel Lee Evans, Jr. and wife, Wanda Harrell Evans of Tyner, NC; and Michael Lee Evans and wife, Michelle McDaniel Evans of Elizabeth City, NC; eight grandchildren; a sister Edna Mae Bagley of Elizabeth City, NC; and two brothers, Steve John Bateman III of Elizabeth City, NC and Stanley White of Louisville, Ky. She was predeceased by a brother James W. Bateman
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 29, 2017, at Twiford’s Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Josh Horne officiating. Private burial will be in New Hollywood Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday evening from 7:00 ~ 8:30 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Albemarle Hospice, 208 Hastings Lane, Elizabeth City, NC 27907-0189.
Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Evans family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.
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