Paul Bennett Evans Sr., 73, of Athens died Saturday at North Alabama Specialty Hospital. Mr. Evans was born August 18, 1944 in Limestone County. He was a retired carpenter and of the Baptist faith.
Memorial services will be 5 p.m. Saturday, January 27, 2018, at Emmanuel Baptist Church with Dan Hughes officiating. A visitation time will be from 4 p.m. until service time at the church Saturday. The family ask that donations be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital or Gideons International.
Survivors include daughter, Paula (James) Phillips of Athens; son, Benny (Dawn) Evans of Anderson; grandchildren, Jamie (Brett) Westmoreland, BreAnna (Nathan) Kuykendall, Sarah (Justin) McCary, Trey (Angela) Evans, Adam Moffatt and Ben Waller; three great-grandsons; sister, Mable Birchfield of Athens; sister-in-law, Helen Evans; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by wife, Lynda Evans; brother, William E. Evans; and sister, Eleanor Bullington. Spry Funeral Home directing.
Published on January 23, 2018