John D EvansPrairie Grove, AR, 1929 - 2020
John D. Evans, age 90, a resident of Prairie Grove, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2020 at Northwest Medical Center in Springdale, Arkansas. He was born July 10, 1929 in Atoka, Oklahoma, the son of William Henry and Erma L. (Moore) Evans. John proudly served in the United States Navy.
He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers, Arthur, Luke, Jay, Everett and Pete, and one son, John David Evans. Survivors include his loving wife of almost 68 years, Billie Sue Evans; three children, Ron Evans, Sandi Evans Fox and Mike Evans; grandchildren, Ryan, Jeff, Shawn, Joey, John and Paula, Shane, Kristin, Melissa, Jessica, Brandon, Casey, Angela, Josh and Nick; 36 great-grandchildren, nine great-great-grandchildren, two brothers, Coy and Paul; four sisters, Florence, Jean, Bell and Sue; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Viewing will be Sunday May 24, 2020 between 1-5 p.m. at Luginbuel Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 26th, 2020, at Prairie Grove Cemetery Pavilion officiated by John's great-grandson, Lucky Martin.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: Shane Lamb, Kevin Bell, Brandon Evans, Nick Evans, Josh Davis, Ryan Evans, Shawn Evans, Jess Evans, Trey Bachman, and Easton Allison.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to John's favorite charity, St. Judes Children's Research Hospital. Online guest book, www.luginbuel.com.
Published May 23, 2020
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Luginbuel Funeral Home
115 N Neal, Prairie Grove, AR