Murrel 'Nick' Evans
Tell City, Ind.
Murrel "Nick" Evans, 85, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at Perry County Memorial Hospital.
He was born in Ezel, Ky., on July 17, 1929 to the late Mitchell and Ada (Havens) Evans.
Nick was a 1947 graduate of Tell City High School and retired from General Electric in 1989. He was united in marriage on September 11, 1948 to Elizabeth "Betty" Sabelhaus, who precedes him in death. Also preceding him in death are sons-in-law, John Knable, Sr. and Jerry Dixon; grandson, Johnny Knable, Jr.; a brother, Morrow "Tort" Evans; and sisters, Carol Higdon-Dunn and Ruby Vasserman.
Surviving are his children, Mike (Donna) Evans, of Tell City, Karen Dixon, of Cannelton and Sheila Knable, of Tell City; sisters, Jewel Sprinkle, of Jacksonville, Fla., and Eva Brenner, of Louisville, Ky.; grandchildren, Kristina Gayer, Stephanie Lindsey, Josh and Chris Evans; great-grandchildren, Karissa, Braedy, Kallie, Lorelai, Isabella, Camden and Christian.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. CST Thursday, July 31, 2014 at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home. Jim Weaver will officiate. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 3 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, 9 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
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