Elgan Thomas Evans Sr., 70

Published 12:03 pm Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Elgan Thomas Evans Sr., 70 of Tug Branch Road, Clay City, KY, died at his home Sunday January 01, 2017 after a long illness.

He was born January 17, 1946, in Winchester, KY of the late Prewitt Evans and the late Stella Ford Evans. He served in the United States Army Reserves, was a Kentucky Colonel, retired from Lexmark International, and was an active member of the Epperson First Church of God.

Survivors include his wife of 41 years Pam Evans of Clay City; a Father-in-Law Owen Hall; a daughter Shari Reynolds of Winchester, KY; a son Tom Evans Jr of Fayetteville, NC; a daughter Crystal Evans Perry (Josh Perry) of Clay City, KY; a brother Russell Evans (Charlotte Evans) of Danville, KY; a sister Janice Morgan (Kelly Morgan) of Winchester, KY; 3 grandchildren Kellee Turner (Jackie Turner II), Noah and Emma Perry; and 3 great grandchildren Raelynn, Kyleigh and Stevie Turner.

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He was preceded in death by a sister Billie Jo (Jodie) Lingren of Winchester, KY.

A memorial service will be held 11:00 am Thursday, January 5th at Epperson First Church of God, 14475 Irvine Road, Winchester, KY, by Rev. Chris Williams and Rev. Tom Ford. Friends and Family are welcomed to join in a meal after the service in the Fellowship Hall.

A private graveside service will be performed for the family and a few close friends.

Honorary pallbearers are Gary Hall, Rondal Clemons, Darhyl Combs, Jerry Creech, Al Schooler, Linville Frye, Wayne Estes and Carl McKinney.

In lieu of flowers donations can be sent to Hospice East 407 Shoppers Drive Winchester KY 40391.

Davis & Davis Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.ddfh.net