Lillie Belle Evans, age 93, passed away August 14, 2014, at Cottage of the Shoals, Tuscumbia, AL after an extended illness. She was a native of Cherokee, Al and a member of the First Baptist Church, Cherokee, AL. A memorial service will be at Morrison Funeral Home Cherokee, AL on Saturday August 16, 2014. Visitation will be 10:00am until noon, followed by a service at 12:00 noon. Rev. Morris Kennedy and Dr. Frank Whitaker, nephew, will officiate. Lillie Belle was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Evans, her son, Don Evans, and parents John and Elizabeth Whitaker, also by 5 brothers: Johnny, Charlie, Jesse, Ellis, and Ernest Whitaker, and 2 sisters: Edna Talley and Bessie Enlow. She is survived by grandsons, Jeff Evans and Russell Evans and 2 great-grandchildren. Friends will serve as pallbearers. A special “Thank you” to friends and family who stayed with Lillie Belle the last several weeks and to Cottage of the Shoals for you love and care for Lillie Belle during the last several years. Words cannot express our appreciation for all you have done.