Mervin Mitchell Evans, 76,
beloved husband of Margaret Coker Evans, went home to be with the Lord,
Sunday, February 5, 2017 at his residence.
Mr. Evans was born the son
of Edward Evans and Louise Alford Evans on August 20, 1940 in Andrews.
He was a retired employee of Georgetown Steel Mill and was a United States
Army Veteran. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and Nascar fan.
He was a former member of the Sandy Island Hunting Club, Givans Neck Hunting
Club, and Boggy Swamp Hunting Club. He was a devoted husband, loving
father, cherished grandfather, and loyal friend.
Mervin and Margaret were
married on June 10, 1966 and celebrated 50 years together. Their
home was blessed with: two children, Gregory “Greg” Mitchell (Lisa)
Evans and DeeDee E. (Antonios) Kagias; six grandchildren, Tyler Evans,
Brice (Julie) Lawshe, Kirby Evans, Ashley Evans, Stavros Kagias, and Sinclaire
Kagias. He also leaves behind: a sister, Margie E. Miller.
He was predeceased by:
his parents; and two brothers, John Wayne Evans and Allen Evans.
A Graveside Service will
be 2PM, Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at the Ivy Cemetery directed by the Andrews
Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
The Evans family will receive
family and friends prior to the service from 12-1:30PM at the Andrews Chapel
of McKenzie Funeral Home.