William D. "Bill" Evans, 86, beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend, passed from this life Tuesday, April 9, 2013, surrounded by his family. Funeral: 3 p.m. Friday at Brown Trail Gospel Assembly. Interment: 9 a.m. Monday at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Mount Olivet Funeral Home. Bill was born Jan. 15, 1927. He served in the U.S. Army
during World War II
and was proud to be a veteran. He was preceded in death by his parents; and five brothers. Survivors: Wife of 66 years, Sammie Evans; children, Diane Speir and husband, Philip, of Paradise, Clifton Evans and wife, Susan, of Azle and Ronnie Evans and wife, Donna, of Lakeside; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; sister, Audra Easter and husband, Richard; and many nieces and nephews.