Curtis "Buddy" Evans Obituary:
Funeral Date: 8/16/2007
Curtis “Buddy” Evans, age 66, of Warren, AR. died Tuesday August 14, at Medical Center of South Arkansas in El Dorado, AR. Born July 3, 1941 at Ingalls, AR. a son of the late Henry Taylor Evans and Ruthie Byrd Evans he was retired from Potlatch Corporation and a Baptist. Also, preceding him in death were half brothers J.R. Evans, R.J. Evans, Seville Evans and Odell Evans; sisters Audrey Stuard, Dorothy Forrest and Rachel Ann Johnson. Survivors are his wife Francis Gale Culliford Evans who he married August 20, 1960. 1 son Johnny Ray Evans and spouse Amy of Warren, AR. An adopted son Joe Dale Evans of Texas. 1 daughter Tammy Hensley and spouse Kenneth of New Edinburg, AR. 2 sisters Christine Carpenter and Laverne Laster both of Warren, AR. 2 half sisters Lena Carr of Hermitage, AR. and Opal Pate of Hot Springs, AR. 3 grandchildren Tera McDougald and spouse Jonathan, Kevin Hensley and Samantha Evans. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Friday August 17, Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Randy Murphy officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and soloist was Robert Laster. Burial was in Ebenezer Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Floyd Dale Ashcraft, Robert Byrd, Jacob Callaway, Mike Doss, John Hamaker, Jr. Johnston and Tommy Spraggins. Honorary pallbearers were Dr. Joe H. Wharton, Dr. Thomas Sneed, Dr. Frini Basan, Dr. Arthur Squire, B.M. Johnson and Claude McKinney.