Ella Mae Sprouse Evans, 76, of Chesterfield, went to be with the Lord on Monday, July 30, 2007. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Ralph W. Evans, Jr., and her daughter, Susan Evans Hylton. She is survived by her children, Ralph W. Evans III (Carmelita), Elaine Evans, Will Evans, Laura Evans Burden, and Margaret Evans Miliotis (Sam); sisters, Frances Teny Sprouse Williams, Rachel Sprouse Baird, and Margaret Sprouse Hall; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at the Morrissett Funeral Home, 6500 Iron Bridge Rd. (Rt. 10). Services will be private.