Martise Evans, 48, of Gibson City passed away suddenly on Tuesday November 10, 2020 at his home in Gibson City. A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date in the spring. Rosenbaum Funeral Home in Gibson City is assisting the family with the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
Martise was born May 3, 1972 in Chicago. A son of Joe and Priscilla Brown Evans.
He is survived by his long-time fiancé Amanda Dewey and their children Makayla, Kylie, Kyree and Kamryn all at home in Gibson City. Also, a son Terry Shelton of Joliet, a daughter Shenika Evans of Chicago, four grandchildren, his mother Priscilla Durham of Indianapolis, two brothers- Laron Brown and Lamonte Brown, two sisters Regina Evans and Frances Johnson Shelton and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father and sister Trunetta.
Martise was a graduate of University of Phoenix and Ashford University with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management. He was currently working at GDM in Gibson City as a crop tester. He was a dedicated GCMS Falcon Fan, enjoyed playing video games on his X Box and loved playing and watching basketball especially the Chicago Bulls.