Funeral services for Evelyn Dawson Pounds, 78, of Loamland, LA will be held at Young's Funeral Home in Ferriday on Tuesday, July 11, 2023 at 2PM with Rev. Jeremy Howington officiating. Interment will follow at South Central Cemetery in Wisner, LA under the direction of Young's Funeral Home.
Evelyn was born on Thursday, March 08, 1945 in Little Rock, AR and passed away Sunday, July 09, 2023 at her home surrounded by those she loved. Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were her world.
She is reunited with her husband, Michael M. Pounds, son, Kenneth Auld, Jr.; grandson, Matthew Evans; parents, Elmer Reed Dawson and Maidie Ezell Dawson; and siblings, Joe Elmer Dawson, James Dawson, Wayne Dawson, and Louise Dawson.
Those left to cherish Evelyn's memories are her daughters, Connie Misita of Ferriday, LA, Ragenia Forman and her husband Wesley of Clayton, LA, Deana Walker and husband Daryle of Sicily Island, LA, Karen Edwards of Monterey, LA, Tina Auld of Raceland, LA; sons, Jeff Myers and his wife Gloria of Abita Springs, LA and Rodney Auld of Velma, OK; sister, Mable Reeves of Ferriday, LA; grandchildren, Mary Cirilo & her husband Curtis, Ashley Bonsall & her husband Ethan, Casey Myers, Karoline Myers & her husband Trevor, Maddie Myers, Bella Myers, Kennedy Edwards, Storm Edwards, Daryle Walker, II, & his wife Brianna, Savanna Walker, Castle Walker, Jonathan Walker & his wife Julie, Andrew Evans & his wife Amanda, Jessica Evans, and Amber Smith; favored niece, Faye Humphries & her husband Ted; 22 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Those honoring her as pallbearers will be Jeff Myers, Jonathan Walker, Andy Evans, Payton Townsley, Curtis Cirilo, and Ethan Bonsall.
Honorary pallbearers will be Rodney Auld, Wes Forman, and Ted Humphries.
The family will receive friends at Young's Funeral Home in Ferriday on Tuesday, July 11, 2023 from 1PM until service time at 2PM.
To leave an online condolence for the family please visit www.youngsfh.com.