JOHN W. EVANS

JOHN W.
EVANS, Sr., 86

MIDDLETOWN, OH. - John William Evans, Sr., age 86, passed away Monday, November 11, 2013 in Middletown, OH, from heart failure.
He was born October 13, 1927 to Rosco and Thelma Evans in Middletown, OH. John joined the U.S. Army during WWII and served in France and Germany with the Occupation Army in 1946. He was employed by the Crystal Tissue Co. for 40 years, retiring as superintendent. In retirement, John served as a lay visitation minister for Church's of the Nazarene in Ohio, Texas and the Highland Park Church in Lakeland.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Ruby; and sister, Phyllis Turner. He is survived by daughter, Debbie (Larry) Dennis; son, John (Denise) Evans of Middletown, OH; grandsons, Matthew, Benjamin, and Andrew (Amy Rideout) Dennis, and Aaron, Tyler and Grant Evans; great grandson, Noah Dennis; and brother, Ralph (Flo) Evans of Columbus, OH.
Memorial services will be held Friday, Nov. 15th at 10:00 am at the
Gentry-Morrison Southside Chapel , 1727 Bartow Rd., Lakeland. In lieu of
flowers, contributions may be made to the , 644
Linn St, Suite 1026, Cincinnati, OH 45203.

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Published in Ledger from Nov. 13 to Nov. 14, 2013