Reginald Evans

Wednesday, August 14, 2002

Reginald Miles Evans, 70, of Phoenix, Ariz., died Monday, Aug. 12, 2002, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Phoenix.

He was born Feb. 21, 1932, in Vanduser, Mo., son of Richard Miles and Helen Elizabeth Jennings Evans. He and Alice Bartles were married Oct. 30, 1954, in Cape Girardeau.

Evans was a self-employed salvage dealer.

A veteran of the Korean War, he served in the U.S. Army from Dec. 7, 1952, to Jan. 4, 1956. He also served in the U.S. Navy.

Survivors include two sons, Steven Evans of Jackson, Michael Evans of Benton, Mo.; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother.

Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday.

Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Lorimier Cemetery, with military rites conducted by Missouri National Guard and VFW Post 3838.