Clessie Ellenburg Evans

Seneca, SC — Clessie Ellenburg Evans, 97, wife of the late Luther Julius Evans, Sr., of 4050 Keowee School Road, Seneca, passed away Monday, July 27, 2020, at The Residences at Park Place.


A native of Pickens, SC, Mrs. Evans was the daughter of the late Robert “Vess” Sylvester and Ella Galloway Ellenburg. She retired after 65 years as a beautician from Evans Beauty Shop and was a member of New Hope Baptist Church.


Mrs. Evans is survived by her son: Kenneth M. Evans; daughter: Carol Jean Holland; fourteen grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren and a number of great great-grandchildren.


In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Evans was preceded in death by her son: Luther Julius Evans, Jr.; daughter: Evelyn Patterson; brothers: Vernon, Willie and T.B. Ellenburg; and sisters: Nettie Stewart, Myrtle Holden, Delia Lusk, Ruby Albertson and Margie Evatt.


All services are private.


Flowers are accepted.


The family is at their respective homes.

Davenport Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.