Evelyn Virginia Morgan Ayers, 88, died Thursday, April 21, 2016, at Riverside Regional Medical Center.
She was born in Newport News and the daughter of Daniel W. Morgan and Lilly C. Taylor.
Her parents; her brother, Sampson W. Morgan; and her sisters, Charlotte Morgan Cooper, Vila Morgan Crosby, Perley Mae Morgan preceded her in death.
Evelyn is survived by her two daughters, Barbara A. Jenkins of Chester, Linda A. Taylor and her husband James of Statesville, NC; a son, Steven C. Ayers of Jacksonville, FLa; three grandsons, Daniel Jenkins (Rhonda) of Virginia Beach, Steven Jenkins (Maria) of Chesterfield, Jason Rock (Jessie) of Lexington, NC; a granddaughter, Ruth Rock Shores-Lanier (Hank) of Kernersville, NC; nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a brother, Franklin D. Morgan (Betty-Faye) of Shelby, NC; and a sister, Estelle Morgan Payne of Newport News.
The family will receive friends 1 pm Monday, April 25, 2016 at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Denbigh Chapel, followed by a funeral service at 2 pm officiated by Dr. Lloyd Braswell. Interment will take place in Parklawn Memorial Park.