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Earl "Eddie" Evans

June 10, 1935 ~ April 8, 2017 (age 81)

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April 11, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Martin Wilson Funeral Home
LaFollette, TN

Funeral Service
April 11, 2017

8:00 PM
Martin Wilson Funeral Home
LaFollette, TN

April 12, 2017

11:00 AM
Fincastle Cemetery
LaFollette, TN

Earl “Eddie” Evans, age 81 of White Oak passed away Saturday, April 8, 2017.  He enjoyed hunting, gardening, and spending time with his family, especially his grandkids.  Eddie was a retired coal miner.

He is preceded in death by parents John and Roxie (King) Evans; grandson Colby Webb; step daughter Mary Womble; sisters Artie, Vada, Katherine, and Georgia; brothers Ancil, Kenneth, and Louis.

He is survived by wife of 56 years Martha Evans of White Oak; son Claborne Earl Evans and wife Karen of White Oak; daughters Jackie Evans of Clairfield, Opal Evans of LaFollette, and Vickie Webb of Jacksboro; step-daughters Allene Gulley of White Oak, and Lorene Osborne of Jellico; sisters Jerri Hess, and June Lynn, both of LaFollette; grandchildren Tiffany Sweat, T.C. Evans, Denise Evans, Brittany Webb, and Myra Crossley; 8 great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and a host of relatives and friends.

Visitation will be 6-8 PM Tuesday, April 11, 2017 in the chapel of Martin Wilson Funeral Home; funeral service at 8 PM with Rev. Charles Goins officiating.  Friends and family will meet 10:30 AM Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at Martin Wilson Funeral Home for the 11 AM interment in Fincastle Cemetery.

Arrangements by Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where families matter most”

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