Clay-Evans-Obituary

Rev. Clay Evans

Jun 23, 1925 – Nov 27, 2019 (Age 94)

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BORN
June 23, 1925
DIED
November 27, 2019
AGE
94

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The Rev. Clay Evans, legendary gospel singer, choirmaster and celebrated Baptist minister who became a fast ally to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in his effort to expose the slum conditions black Chicago residents endured, has died. He was 94.His Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church will host...

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i offer my prayers and condolence to the Evans family, friends and Fellowship Baptist Church in your loss of a very well known Pastor. May God continue to comfort, strengthen and keep you in His care.

How we will all miss this giant of a man! Rev. Dr. Evans was truly a servant of the Most High God, and his life is a living testimony of his faith. I have watched the Homegoing Celebration via youtube twice, and it was a most befitting testament to a live well lived. I never had the pleasure of meeting Rev. Evans, but he was one of my favorite gospel singers and preachers. How I do enjoy watching his wonderful services at " The Ship" down through the years via youtube. Some of...

January 5, 2020

Dear Family of Reverend Dr. Clay Evans, and The Members of Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church:

We will continue to keep you all in our prayers, during this very difficult time. Dr. Evans did touched the hearts, and souls of many people. He did do "Good Deeds". He will be missed by everyone who knew and loved him.

He was a good person. You should all be very proud of him. He did leave a great legacy. Please remember that you all...

January 5, 2020

Dear Family of The Reverend Dr. Clay Evans:

I will continue to lift up your names in prayers, during this very difficult time.

Dr. Evans will truly be missed by all those people whose lives that he had impacted. He did many "GOOD DEEDS". I KNOW THAT THE MEMBERS OF FELLOWSHIP MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH MISSES HIM VERY MUCH, AS WELL AS REVEREND JESSE L. JACKSON, SR., THE FOUNDER, AND PRESIDENT OF RAINBOW PUSH COALITION, AND EVERYONE AT...

I will always remember this pastor for as long as I live, when I married and move away from home and I didn't have a home church, I could always turn on my TV on Sunday mornings and there was singing, preaching and having church. Rest in peace, sir. you deserve to be with your savior,
C. Berry, S.C.

December 16, 2019

Dear Family of The Reverend Dr. Clay Evans, and The Members of Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church:

We would like to reach out to you again, during this time of bereavement. Reverend Dr. Clay Evans left a great legacy, and he will not be forgotten. He will truly be missed, by the people who were impacted by His singing voice, and his Ministry.

He has gone home to be with our Lord. ALL THAT WE CAN SAY NOW IS "WELL DONE THY GOOD,...

December 16, 2019

Dear Family, Friends, and Neighbors of The Reverend Dr. Clay Evans (especially The Members of The Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church):

Again, I would like to reach out to all of you, during this very difficult time of bereavement. Reverend Clay Evans, was a very gifted singer, and Minister. He will truly be missed by all those whose hearts, and souls that he had touched with his Ministry.

He has left a great legacy at the age of 95. He...

It has only been a few weeks since this giant of a man left us, but I miss just knowing that he is there with his family in Chicago. His family is in my prayers.

The Family Journal Heritage Seal, Summerville, SC

Reverend Dr. Clay Evans lived a Godly life and preached sermons of soul salvation: deliverance from earthly harm; loss of our eternal life and Heavenly Home. Thank you Rev. Evans for sharing all of your life's messages; words of comfort, hope, grace and mercy.

Our Condolences Sincerely, Friends and Families,
The Family Journal, USA & Overseas