Melissa Renee Evans Beale

September 6, 1963 - May 10, 2017

09/06/1963 - 05/10/2017

Past Services

Friday May 12, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Saturday May 13, 2017

Saturday May 13, 2017
2:00 pm
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service of Rich Square
116 Short Street
Rich Square, NC 27869
Additional Information:

Rev. Willie McLawhorn, officiating

Burial will follow at Cedar Lawn Cemetery.

WOODLAND, NC – Melissa Renee Evans Beale, age 53, passed away on May 10, 2017 at her residence.

Renee was born on September 6, 1963 to Ervin Rockwell Evans and Nellie Smith Evans in Wilmington, NC. Renee worked as a CNA both privately and for Kind Hearts in Rich Square, NC. She was full of compassion and kindness for everyone that she took care of. Renee took great pride in taking care of others and enjoyed flower gardening. She had a great love for all animals, especially her German Shepard, Gracie. Renee was a loving wife, daughter, sister, aunt, and friend that will be deeply missed.

She was preceded in death by mother, Nellie Ann Smith Evans and her brother, Michael Kim Evans.

Renee is survived by her husband Mason, her father Ervin and his wife, Rachel Johnson of Nakina, NC, her brother, LaGrant Evans and his wife Marilyn of Jacksonville, NC; three nieces and one nephew, Austin and Chapel Evans both of Jacksonville, NC, Tessa Bryant, of Murfreesboro, NC, and Kelly Barnes of Woodland, NC; and many special friends.

The family will receive friends on Friday, May 12, 2017, from 7:00 pm until 8:30 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Rich Square, NC.

A celebration of life funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at 2:00 pm at the Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Rich Square Chapel, Rich Square, NC, with the Rev. Willie McLawhorn, officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Rich Square, NC.

Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be made directly to PAWS (Protecting Animals Worth Saving) of Hertford County, P.O. Box 153, Murfreesboro, NC 27855; or you may donate online by clicking here

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Rich Square Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Beale family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting


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Katherine C. brett
6 years ago

Prayers for comfort to the family!!Will miss you my sweet friend!

John B Edwards
6 years ago

Mason, Becky and I are so sorry. We will keep you in our prayers and be here for you anytime. God know your pain and here your prayers and there will be a day that you will reunite again. Stand firm on Gods promises. Love You man.

John B Edwards
6 years ago

Mason, Becky and I am so sorry. You will be in a prayers and be here for you anytime. God knows your pain and here yours prayers. There will be a day that you will unite again, hold on that promise from the Lord. Love you man.

Gail Ingram
6 years ago

Dear Mason, Renee was a jewel. You will be in my thoughts.

Libby Pulley
6 years ago

May you rest in peace Renee…You will truly be missed by all.I’ll always remember you smile.

Amy Dawson
6 years ago

My thoughts & prayers are with ALL of your family & friends. You will be missed by so many! Til we meet again RIP my friend

Elizabeth Wade Hankins
6 years ago

Remembering your smiling face…always grinning! good memories that will forever be cherished. Love and prayers to the family…my deepest sympathies.

Debbie Wheeler Martin
6 years ago

My thoughts and prayers go out to Mason and family and her friends ….May God guide and direct you through this very difficult time….

Christine Ramsey
6 years ago

Sending prayers to the family. May God give you peace and comfort during this difficult time.

Carol Dickson
6 years ago

Good memories of you sweet lady, thankful for having known you and your friendship will always be dear to my heart! <3