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Lois Vivian Evans
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Lois Vivian Evans was born Nov. 1, 1917 in Warren County, the daughter of Joe Evans and Helen Brady Evans. She attended Fairview Grammar School and graduated from Irving College High School.
She married Eben N. Gilbert and they had one son, Eben N. Gilbert Jr. When Mr. Gilbert died, after 48 years of marriage, she was wed to three other husbands, J.B. Jordan, Richard Turner, and Jack Hennessee, who preceded her in death.
She was a member of Westwood Church of Christ. At the time of her death, Mrs. Hennessee was a resident of the Webb House assisted living facility.
She is survived by her son, Dr. Eben N. Gilbert Jr., (Linda) of McMinnville; grandson, Dr. David Gilbert of Lexington, Ky.; granddaughter, Dawn White (Rob) of Milan, Mich.; great-grandchildren, Emma White and Jake White, both of Milan; sister Billie Elaine Simmons of Carthage, Texas; brother-in-law, Charles Smith of McMinnville; and several nieces and nephews. Also surviving are stepdaughter Karleen Turner Frazier (Bill); stepson Frank Hennessee (Cam); and several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren.
There will be a private burial, and a celebration of life will be announced at a later date. Online condolences may be made at
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.