Henrietta “YaYa” Evaline, 81, went to Heaven to be with Jesus, on October 8, 2020. One of her greatest loves was going to different churches and witnessing for Jesus through her singing of gospel music, including the Joyful Messengers that she helped start. YaYa enjoyed spending time with her family and was a fantastic cook.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert L. DeArk and Lucille Neal DeArk and her brothers, Robert “Bud” DeArk and CD DeArk.
YaYa leaves behind to cherish her memories her husband of 63 years, Robert L. Evaline; son, Chuck (Tami) Evaline; grandchildren, Heather (Jeremy) Compton and Lindsey (Tim) Best; great-grandchildren, Trenton, Brennan, Hagan, Colson, Irelyn Compton, Landon, Logan, Graclynn, Easton and Anistyn Best; 3 sister-in-laws; several nieces and nephews and a loving and supporting church family.
Visitation will be Saturday, October 10, 2020, from 11am-1pm at Legacy Funeral Center, 921 Main Street, Jeffersonville, IN, with a celebration of YaYa’s life beginning at 1pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Resurrection Life Church, 2804 Blackiston Mill Road, Clarksville, IN, 47129.
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Resurrection Life Church
2804 Blackiston Mill Road, Clarksville IN 47129