Cover photo for EVELYN JOYCE WASHINGTON's Obituary
1950 EVELYN 2023


September 25, 1950 — December 20, 2023

Evelyn Joyce Washington, a devoted State of Texas social worker, has peacefully passed away in Dallas, TX on December 20, 2023. Born on September 25, 1950, in Hallsville, TX Harrison County, Evelyn was a compassionate and caring individual who dedicated her life to serving others. She leaves behind a legacy of love, kindness, and community support.

Evelyn's impressive career as a social worker in the State of Texas allowed her to touch countless lives. Her unwavering commitment to helping those in need made her an invaluable asset to the community. Through her work, Evelyn exemplified the true essence of empathy and selflessness – always putting the well-being of others above her own.

Among Evelyn's proudest accomplishments was obtaining her Associates degree. This milestone not only demonstrated her dedication to personal growth but also showcased her determination to provide the best support possible for those she served. Her relentless pursuit of knowledge allowed her to be an even greater force for good in the lives of individuals and families who relied on her assistance.

Evelyn's impact extended beyond her professional endeavors as well. She was a source of strength and inspiration for all who had the privilege of knowing her. Her warmth and compassion created comforting spaces where people felt heard, understood, and loved. To everyone's delight, Evelyn brought a genuine smile and contagious laughter everywhere she went – brightening even the darkest days.

In times of celebration and grief alike, Evelyn's son Stratford Washington remained by her side as a pillar of unwavering support and love. His devotion exemplified the deep bond that held them together throughout their lives. Additionally, Evelyn held dear memories of her beloved mother Ethel Johnson.

A prayer service will be held to honor Evelyn's memory on December 29, 2023 at Golden Gate Funeral Home-Dallas located at 4155 S R. L. Thornton Fwy in Dallas, TX. The prayer service is scheduled to begin at 7:15 PM and conclude at 8:15 PM. It will be a time for family, friends, and community members to come together, sharing stories of love and remembrance.

Evelyn Joyce Washington's legacy will continue to live on through the lives she touched. She will forever be remembered as a champion of compassion, a beacon of hope, and a guardian angel for the vulnerable. Her impact on the community is immeasurable, and her memory will remain etched in our hearts for generations to come.

As we bid farewell to Evelyn, let us take solace in the fact that her spirit will continue to guide us. May her journey beyond be filled with eternal peace and happiness.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, December 29, 2023

7:15 - 8:15 pm (Central time)

Golden Gate Funeral Home-Dallas

4155 S R. L. Thornton Fwy, Dallas, TX 75224

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Saturday, December 30, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

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Saturday, December 30, 2023

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