Patricia Ogden Evans
09/25/1943 - 02/02/2024
Mrs. Patricia Ogden Evans, was born to Polly and Willie Allen Ogden on September 25, 1943. Due to events of World War II, she was two years old before she met her father. Patricia, affectionately known as “Froggy”, died Friday, February 2, 2024. She is predeceased by her parents and her brother W. A. Ogden, Jr.
She is survived by her husband of fifty-eight years, John S. Evans, her son Sep Evans and his wife, Penny, of South Hill; a grandson Jonathon S. Evans (Kaylynn Priday), and her companion and long term caregiver Edith Chavis. Other family members include her sister Priscilla and husband Jack Shuler, sister in law Angelia Ogden and brother Paul Ogden (Angela Hope).
Patty taught school in Mecklenburg County for over 30 years. She was always proud of her many pupils and had numerous third generation students.
She battled Alzheimer’s quietly and with grace for many years before losing to the beast.
A memorial service will be held at Crowder – Hite – Crews Funeral Home and Crematory Monday, February 5, 2024 at 2:00 with a Celebration of Life Reception to be held following the service at 313 Franklin Bar and Grill at 313 Franklin St. South Hill, VA 23970.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the charity of your choice or to the Alzheimer’s Association at 225 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 17 Chicago, IL 60601.
Online condolences may be made through our website, www.crowderhitecrews.com. Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Evans family.