Marian Kay Evans,65, beloved sister, and compassionate friend, passed away unexpectedly on July 5, 2022.
She was born in Lexington, Kentucky, on July 20, 1956, to the late George M. Evans and Mary Frances Evans Eades. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Virginia Lou Smith. Her survivors include siblings: Marsha Merritt (John); Michael Evans; Kathy Harrison; Terri Gabbard (Jim); and Alicia Rakes (Jason); along with many nieces and nephews who remained close to her throughout her life. Marian also had three lifetime friends whom she dearly loved: Rebecca Pile, Jamie Prewitt, and Bill Leonard. She loved so many fur babies during her lifetime, especially, Sugar, Lucy, Gizmo, and Sadie, and most recently, Tazz.
Marian’s education at the University of Kentucky and the University of Texas, Austin, led her to a successful and fulfilling career in the public sector working for the State of Kentucky, Cabinet for Families and Children. She retired early to spend more time with her mother.
Marian’s presence in our lives will be greatly missed and she will remain in our hearts always. A gathering of family and friends will take place from 11:00am -12:00pm on Saturday, September 24, 2022, at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home – Harrodsburg Rd. A private family Memorial Service will follow.