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also known as Jan Evers

Nursing educator

Janella Magee Evers was American nursing educator. Registered Nurse Mississippi. Recipient Alumni of Year, University Mississippi Nursing Chapter, 1976, 1986.


Evers, Janella Magee was born on September 29, 1938 in Tylertown, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Wade Lampton and Lena Mae (Walters) Magee.


Bachelor of science in nursing, University Mississippi, 1960. MNursing, 1973.


Staff nurse University Hospital-U. Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, 1960—1962, administrative assistant, 1962—1972, assistant director, 1972—1973, clinical nurse specialist, 1973. Director continuing education School Nursing, University Mississippi, Jackson, 1975—1977, assistant dean, 1977—1978, associate dean, 1978—1992. Retired, 1992; with Delta Region Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Resource Center.


  • Registered Nurse Mississippi.


Member vestry, parish choir St. Philip's Episcopalian Church. Board directors Mississippi division American Cancer Society. Member of American Medical Association (alliance, executive board), American Guild Organists (past dean), Mississippi Museum Art Auxiliary, Jackson Choral Society (board directors), University Mississippi Alumni and Guardian Society, University Mississippi Foundation, Mississippi State Medical Association Alliance, University Medical Center Women 1985-1988, Mississippi Nurses Association (Educator of Year 1989), Sigma Theta Tau.


Married Carl Gustav Evers, July 10, 1960 (deceased). Children: Karen Alicia, Julie Anne, Carl Gustav.

Wade Lampton Magee

Lena Mae (Walters) Magee

Carl Gustav Evers

Karen Alicia Evers

Julie Anne Evers

Carl Gustav Evers