The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

April 5, 2014

John Evans, Sr.

Herald-Banner Staff

GREENVILLE — John Keith Evans, Sr. went to be with the Lord on 4/3/2014. He was born 9/11/1943 in Victoria, Texas to Joe Aaron and Stella Ruth Demarest Evans. Mr. Evans proudly served his country in the Army during the Vietnam war. He retired as a painter from the Vought Corp. In his retirement years he had a news route with the Herald Banner. John is survived by; his loving wife, Barbara, of 46 years; Son, John K. Evans, Jr. of Quinlan; four daughters, Sandra Sampler & husband, Bill of Tennessee; Laura Smith of West Tawakoni, Susan Farnam of Greenville; Kimberly Faulk & husband Aaron of Greenville; seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren; two sisters, Elaine Morrow & husband John of Covington and Loreece McConnell of Paris, TX. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Joe Wayne Evans.

His funeral services will be Tuesday 11:00 a.m. in the Lynch Funeral Service Chapel in Greenville with Rev. Wayne Delk and Rev. Glen Cook will be officiating. Graveside Services will be in the Bogata Cemetery at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday.  

Visitation will be Monday 6 to 8 p.m.  Online condolences may be made at and at


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