Marie Ann Evans

Marie Ann (Barnes) Evans

Marie Ann (Barnes) Evans passed in peace and surrounded with family on January 15, 2015.

Marie is preceded in death by her parents, Henry Clay and Naomi Belle (Horner) Barnes, sister Lydia, brothers Hank and Gene, grandson, Ronald Paul Armstrong and son-in-law, Ken Jensen.

She is lovingly survived by her husband of 65 years Gomer Evans, sister, Hazella Peterson, daughter Sherrie Evans, daughter Debby Campbell and son-in-law Mark Campbell; her “turd” daughter, Nonie Coby; Grandson Michael Armstrong and fiancé Jennifer Kirsch, Grandson Jeffery Campbell and wife Kate, and Granddaughter, Jennifer Jensen; along with great-grandchildren Kenny Jensen-Ishii; Ashley and Dylan Armstrong; Sydney, Sonya and Matthew Campbell; and Hunter, Olivia, Will and Jaxon Kirsch; and 32 nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at the Black Diamond Eagles on Saturday, February 7th at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, Marie’s wish is for donations to Children’s Hospital (4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105 or online at and/or the Black Diamond Historical Society (PO Box 232, Black Diamond, WA 98010).