Mrs. Irene Barrett Evans Marbutt, age 84, of Summerville, GA died Sunday, February 27, 2011 at her residence.

Mrs. Marbutt was born June 29, 1926 in Chattooga County, GA the daughter of the late John Barrett and Leila Mae Walters Barrett. She was a member of North Summerville Baptist Church and a homemaker. Other than her parents, Mrs. Marbutt was preceded in death by her first husband, James W. Evans; her second husband, Rufus Marbutt; and grandchildren, Austin Boothe and Ethan King.

Mrs. Marbutt is survived by a son, James W. "Jimmy" Evans, JR and wife, Patricia Ann Evans; sister, Clara Warren and husband, Brimp Warren; grandchildren, Angela Fuller, Amelia Evans, and Alicia Jones; 6 Great Grandchildren; and several Nieces and Nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p. m. Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tom Russell officiating. Burial will follow in Greenhills Memory Gardens. Active pallbearers will be Daniel Hayes, Daniel Smith, Sebastiano Cavallo, Quentin Jones, Mike King, Lee Caylor, and Charles Carden. Honorary pallbearers will be Shirley Clark, Viola Lawman, Sam Finister, Sara John Durham, and All Personal Friends.

Mrs. Marbutt will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p. m. Tuesday, March 1, 2011. At other hours the family will be at 735 Orchard Hill Road, Summerville, GA.