OBITUARY

Melva Jean Hefler

October 29, 1931October 31, 2018
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Melva Jean Hefler, 87, passed away Wednesday October 31, 2018 in Sun City, Arizona.

She was born October 29, 1931 in Oklahoma City, OK. She married Roy Lee Hefler and enjoyed over 50 years of marital bliss as a homemaker. She will best be remembered as a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Her hobbies included playing the organ for her local church, and upon Roy’s retirement she enjoyed the wonderful climate and friends in Arizona.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rev. John J. Evans and mother Clara Turner Evans husband, Roy Lee Hefler ; brother, Robert L. Evans, and one grandson Kyle Hefler.

Those left to cherish her memory are three sons; Johnnie Lee Hefler (Vickey) of California, Randy Leon Hefler of Arizona, Sheldon Lynn Hefler (Noelle) of Westlake; three grandsons Casey, Corey and Morgan Hefler; and one granddaughter, Jordan Hefler.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Kyle Hefler Memorial Scholarship Fund at the California Baptist University. www.calbaptist.edu

Visitation will be held Thursday November 8, 2018 from 10am until 1pm at Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles. Graveside services will follow at 2pm at Westlake Memorial Park.

Fond memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com

  • FAMILY

  • She was preceded in death by her parents, Rev. John J. Evans and mother Clara Turner Evans husband, Roy Lee Hefler ; brother, Robert L. Evans, and one grandson Kyle Hefler.

    Those left to cherish her memory are three sons; Johnnie Lee Hefler (Vickey) of California, Randy Leon Hefler of Arizona, Sheldon Lynn Hefler (Noelle) of Westlake; three grandsons Casey, Corey and Morgan Hefler; and one granddaughter, Jordan Hefler.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, November 8, 2018
  • Graveside Service Thursday, November 8, 2018
REMEMBERING

Melva Jean Hefler

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Robert Ellis

November 6, 2018

I remember her as a woman that raised three sons and I got to share some of these memories of the family and also went to church with her and Westlake Louisiana at First Baptist Church . She was a very wonderful woman.

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Biography

Melva Jean Hefler, 87, passed away Wednesday October 31, 2018 in Sun City, Arizona.

She was born October 29, 1931 in Oklahoma City, OK. She married Roy Lee Hefler and enjoyed over 50 years of marital bliss as a homemaker. She will best be remembered as a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Her hobbies included playing the organ for her local church, and upon Roy’s retirement she enjoyed the wonderful climate and friends in Arizona.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rev. John J. Evans and mother Clara Turner Evans husband, Roy Lee Hefler ; brother, Robert L. Evans, and one grandson Kyle Hefler.

Those left to cherish her memory are three sons; Johnnie Lee Hefler (Vickey) of California, Randy Leon Hefler of Arizona, Sheldon Lynn Hefler (Noelle) of Westlake; three grandsons Casey, Corey and Morgan Hefler; and one granddaughter, Jordan Hefler.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Kyle Hefler Memorial Scholarship Fund at the California Baptist University. www.calbaptist.edu

Visitation will be held Thursday November 8, 2018 from 10am until 1pm at Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles. Graveside services will follow at 2pm at Westlake Memorial Park.

Fond memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com