Friday, November 17, 2017 Elyria 41°


Georgia Ellen Evans

Georgia Ellen Evans (nee Brewster) of Avon, passed away Saturday, November 3, 2012, at her home. She was born February 18, 1927 in Youngstown.

Georgia was the founder of the Avon, Women's Club Nursery School and an active member of Avon United Methodist Church, where she volunteered in many roles. Georgia was active in Bible study, fund raising, women's fellowship, substitute organist, and a Sunday school superintendent and teacher. She will be remembered by fellow parishioners, as "the lady who wore the hats." Georgia was musical and creative;, she enjoyed playing the violin, french horn and piano. She also spent time painting, designing needlework creations, and flower arranging.

Georgia married her sweetheart Jack Evans in 1950. They moved to Avon in 1954 and have resided there since. In December 2011, the happy couple celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary. Together they had two children, Michele (Evans) Landes of Boston, Massachusetts, and Michael J. Evans of Avon; she leaves a son-in-law, William Landes; and five grandchildren, Nathan, Aaron, Ryan, Heather and Taylor Landes, all of Boston, Massachusetts.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date at Avon United Methodist Church.

Memorial contributions may be forwarded to the Lorain County Metro Parks, 12882 Diagonal Road, LaGrange, OH 44050 or the Lorain County SPCA, PO Box 157, Grafton, OH 44044.

Cremation by Busch Funeral and Crematory Services, Avon. For more information or to send an online condolence please visit

Click to view comments
To Top

Fetching stories…