Marjorie Evans


Mrs. Marjorie Taylor Evans, 96, passed peacefully into the arms of her Lord and Savior on Saturday, April 6, 2024. Born April 8, 1927, in Germantown, Pa. and raised in Cashville, she was the daughter of the late John Hamilton Taylor and the late Blanche Parker Taylor.

Marjorie graduated from Onancock High School and later began working for the Farmer’s Exchange. Upon completing certification courses, she began her career as a telephone operator with C&P Telephone Company and remained dedicated through their transition to AT&T, where she ultimately retired after many years of service.

Marjorie was a gifted quilter, having crafted countless works of art that are now treasured by loved ones. Having been raised in a Christian home, she grew up attending services with her family at Broadway Baptist Church and remained close to her faith throughout her life. Marjorie adored her family and was grateful for all the joy they brought to her each and every day.

She leaves to cherish her memory her children, Frederick Michell and his wife, Sharon, of Charlottesville, Teresa Mongeau, of Marietta, Ga., David C. Michell, of Cashville, and Elizabeth M. “Betsy” Wallace and her husband, James Jr., of Belle Haven; brother, Robert “Bob” Taylor, of Onancock; grandchildren, Stacey Warham, Josh Michell, Kimberly Johnson, Kelly Poole, and Jenifer W. Ward; great-grandchildren, Katherine, Nathaniel, and Charlotte Austin, Naomi and T.J. Johnson, Gabriel and Adeline Poole, and Bryce, Ava, and Colten Ward; as well as several nieces and nephews and their families.

In addition to her parents, Marjorie was predeceased by her husband, Charles “Raymond” Evans and siblings, Barbara Davis, Virginia Killmon, and Harry Taylor.

Funeral services will be conducted from the graveside at the Fairview Lawn Cemetery on Saturday, April 13, 2024, at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Russell Fail officiating.

Contributions in Marjorie’s memory may be made to Broadway Baptist Church, 15341 Broadway Road, Onancock, VA 23417.

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Arrangements are by the Williams-Onancock Funeral Home.

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