PIKEVILLE — James “Eddie” Evans, 88, died, Friday, Oct. 16,
2020, at Erlanger Medical Center. He was a member of First Baptist Church. He was a 50+ year member of
St. Elmo 437 F & AM and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving during
the Korean War.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Kay Mitchell Evans; parents, Robert Evans and Julia Griffith; sisters, Jewel Corvin, Virginia Fine
and Elicia Roberson; and brother, Gene Evans.
He is survived by his son, James B. (Robin) Evans of Olympia, WA;
daughter, Karen Parker of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; grandchildren, Ian
Handley, Josh Evans, Michael Evans and Hannah Evans; brother, Ray (Virginia) Evans; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held at Pikeville Cemetery, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 at 1 p.m. CDT with Bro. Albert Roberts officiating. Online
condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com.
Arrangements are by
Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, 1171 Main Street, Pikeville, TN.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. CDT, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Pikeville Cemetery or St. Elmo Lodge.