Renee Evans was honored with a reception celebrating her retirement from the Petal School District. Mrs. Evans served students in public schools for 31 years. In her 21 years in the Petal School District she served as a classroom teacher, lead teacher, assistant principal and principal at Petal Upper Elementary and Director of Instructional Support at the district. Level. Shown in the picture are (left to right) Renee Evans, her husband Charles Evans, daughter Laura Yawn and daughter Sharon Evans.