James Alexander Evans + Laura Emmaline Gentry
1851 - 1893 c1870? 1852 - 1930
SC Bunc Co NC Bunc Co NC Bunc Co NC
William H. Evans, 1871 - 1933
John R. Evans (Hester Effie Henderson), 1874 - 1934
Centennial "Tennie" Evans (Joseph Jones), 1876 - 1959
James W. Evans, 1878 - 1898
Sarah E. "Sallie" Evans (Ebb Dalphin Burnette), 1884 - 1971
Lonnie Gerome Evans (Ethma Callie Fox), 1886 - 1976
Marion Roscoe Evans (Victoria Cole), 1892 - 1964
Notes: In 1900, Laura Evans was a widow and head of the household at Flat Creek, Bunc Co NC. Residing
with her were her son John R. Evans, 25, and his wife Hester; daughter Sallie Evans, 16; and sons Lonnie,
13, and Marion 7.
In 1930, "L. Emmaline" Evans, 77, resided with her son "Roscoe M. Evans" (head of household) and his
family at Flat Creek, along with her oldest son, William H. Evans, a bachelor.
Several members of the Evans family, including James A. Evans and Laura E. Gentry Evans, are buried at
Morgan Hill Baptist Church, north Buncombe County, NC.
Sources: US Census, Bunc Co NC, 1880, 1900, 1930;
Ancestry.com's Campbell family tree; Thompson family tree;
NC Death Collection, William H. Evans, 1933;
NC Death Certificate, John R. Evans, 1934;
NC Death Certificate, Tennie Evans Jones, 1959;
Laura Gentry Evans,
date unknown. From