Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Riverside Missionary Baptist Church in Rosedale with Pastor Tom Meeks officiating. Burial will follow in Prospect Memorial Gardens in Gunnison under the direction of T.L. Redmon Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 3-6 p.m. Friday, March 14, 2014, at Riverside Missionary Baptist Church.
Evans is survived by wife, Eddie B. Evans of Rosedale; sons, Louis C. Brown III and Frederick Evans, both of Rosedale, Earnest Brown of LaSalle, Ill., and Wykevion Fortney of Gunnison; daughters, Lashunda Evans and Carolyn Evans, both of Rosedale, and Jessica Fortney of Louisville, Ky.; brothers, Johnny B. Gadison of Rosedale, Willie Lloyd of Rochester, N.Y., and J.D. Devine of Louisville, Ky.; sisters, Elizabeth Pleasant, Almeter Skinner and Lee Ethel Evans, all of Rosedale, Barbara Devine, Vanessa Davis, Mary L. Devine, Lakeisha Leflore, all of Gunnison, and Connie Devine of Cleveland and 22 grandchildren.
Online guestbook may be viewed and signed at www.tlredmonfuneralhome.com.