Denise Rae Evans, 53, of Topeka died Saturday, June 22, 2019. Denise was born January 19, 1966, in Pratt, to Raymond and Beverly (Alexander) Fulton.

She graduated from Garden City High School in 1984, received her bachelor's from Washburn University in 1988 and her master's in 1997. She worked for several companies, most recently for the Kansas Department of Revenue in Topeka. On Aug. 12, 1989, she married James S. Evans.

She is survived by her husband, James; daughters, Mackenzie and Taylor, both of Topeka; mother, Beverly Alexander of Wichita; and brother, Keith Fulton of Wichita.

She was preceded in death by her father.

A celebration of life reception will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Dove Southwest Chapel, 3700 SW Wanamaker Road, Topeka. Private family inurnment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the A.L.S. Association - Mid America Chapter.

To leave a special message for the family online, visit www.DoveTopeka.com.