Cover photo for Evelyn Gaines's Obituary
Evelyn Gaines Profile Photo

Evelyn Gaines

March 29, 1954 — July 13, 2020

Evelyn Gaines, 66, passed away on Monday, July 13, 2020. She was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 29, 1954, to the late Raymond Rawls and Catherine Lovelady.

A resident of Macon for the past 30 years, Evelyn was a devoted homemaker and stay at home mother to her four children. She enjoyed walking, shopping at Goodwill, and spending time with her family. Faith In Action Church was her church home.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one grandchild and two siblings, Nellie Collins and Donnie Rawls.

Her memory will forever be treasured by her loving husband of 31 years, Wesley Gaines of Macon; daughters, Jennifer McCoy of Macon, Connie Feltman (Timothy Steele) of Heflin, Alabama, Mary Scarborough (Milton) of Buchanan, Georgia, and Sandra Gaines (Danny) of Ranburne, Alabama; nine grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren; brothers, Norman Rawls of Pensacola, Florida, and Richard Rawls (Irene) of Jonesboro, Georgia; and an aunt, Anne Payne.

Visitation will be Thursday, July 16, 2020, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at McCullough Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, July 17, 2020, in the chapel of McCullough Funeral Home with Reverend Billy Lambert officiating. Evelyn will be laid to rest in Centerville Cemetery following the service.

McCullough Funeral Home and Crematory has the privilege of being entrusted with these arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Evelyn Gaines, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Thursday, July 16, 2020

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Add to Calendar

*Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Friday, July 17, 2020

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Add to Calendar

*Standard text messaging rates apply.

*Standard text messaging rates apply.



Visits: 4

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors