He is survived by his wife of 54 years: Opal Mae (Jack) Leach Evans of Speedwell; Daughter: Sherry Lynn Evans of Speedwell; Brother: Earl and Bennie Mae Evans of Speedwell; Sister-in-law: Mae Evans and a host of sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law on wife’s side, also a host of nieces and nephews on both sides of family and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, November 11 from 5-7 p.m. at the Coffey Funeral Home Chapel in Harrogate with the funeral service to follow at 7p.m. Burial will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 12 at the Town Creek Cemetery. Rev. Gary Mundy and Rev. Johnny Brown. Singers: Cathy and Brian Giles. Pallbearers: Greg Corum, Dan Evans, Jerry Evans, George Dyer, Dale Evans and Bill Carey. Honorary Pallbearers: Jerry Ausmus and employees past and present of Giles Industries.
Coffey Funeral Home in charge.