Gena Lynn Evans

November 23, 1992 ~ May 12, 2021 (age 28)


Gena Lynn Evans was born on November 23, 1992 in Weatherford, OK to Harry Glen and Jody Nipple (Rodriguez) Evans Smith. She passed away Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at the age of 28 along with her daughter Raylynn Nichole Lyday near Hinton, OK. Gena graduated from Hydro-Eakly Schools and was an excellent basketball player. Gena attended Redlands Community College in El Reno Oklahoma where she was pursuing a degree in Radiology. She and Shaun Tillman worked together cutting wood.  Gena loved doing arts and crafts, riding horses and doing activities with her kids.  Her favorite holiday was Christmas.  She celebrated her last Christmas with her family and her 4 children.  She was truly happy.  She loved her children and was a good mother.     


Survivors include: spouse, Shaun Tillman and Rukus of the home, Hinton, OK, children, Emma Ray Lyday of Ft. Cobb, OK, Blakley Rose Smith of Depew, OK, mother, Jody Smith and her husband David of Depew, OK, siblings, Tara Nichole Fisher and spouse Jeremy Repp, nephew Matthew Dozier, and nieces, Charlee Repp and Ellie Fisher, and Lindey Ray Evans and his daughter, Tennasyn Lynn Evans of Eakly, OK, as well as many other relatives and friends.  


Gena was preceded in death by her father, Harry Glen Evans. 


Graveside Services: Eakly Cemetery, Wednesday, 11:00 AM, May 19, 2021, Eakly, OK 

Officiating: Rev. Dicky Wilson

 Services entrusted to Turner Funeral Home, Hinton, Oklahoma. Condolences may be sent to the family at,, or you can find us on (Turner Funeral Homes).


To send flowers to Gena's family, please visit our floral store.


Graveside Service
May 19, 2021

11:00 AM
Eakly Cemetery
700 Church Street
Eakly, OK 73033

© 2021 Turner Funeral home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy