She grew in and attended school in Brown County. She married J.C. McCabe on May 10, 1946 in San Angelo.
She moved to Refugio in 2001, after living in San Angelo for many years. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.
Evelyn McCabe was born May 24, 1921 in Grosvenor, to Ralph Tracey Barnes and Ida Bowles Barnes.
She was preceded in death by her husband in May 14, 2004, one brother and one sister.
Survivors include two sons and their spouses, C.D. and Carolyn McCabe of Woodsboro, Jimmy and Leslie McCabe of Coppell; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Family visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13, at the funeral home.
Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, at the Coleman City Cemetery Pavilion. Burial will follow in the Coleman City Cemetery,