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Peter Evans, Jr.
November 29, 2017
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PETER EVANS, JR.

Mr. Peter Evans, Jr., 87, of Overton, formerly of Dallas completed his earthly journey on Wednesday, November 29, 2017, in Overton. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore. The family will have a Memorial Mass at a later date.

Peter was born on January 18, 1930, in Dallas to Peter Evans, Sr and Hibernia Evans. He graduated from Jesuit Preparatory High School in Dallas. He received his BBA from SMU. He worked as a salesman and held various positions including his favorite position as a voting machine salesman at IBM. Peter enjoyed golf, tennis and cycling. He was a devout Roman Catholic and an avid Dallas Cowboys fan.

Left to cherish his memory are his children; Peter Evans, III of Houston, Emilie Evans of Andover, MA, Bill Evans and his wife Patty of Plano, Emilia Gallagher of Midlothian, VA, Dr. Evan Evans of Tyler; eight grandsons and two granddaughters. Also left to carry on his legacy are numerous nieces, nephews, friends and other loving family members.

Preceding him in death are his parents and sisters Patricia Ann Sculley and Hope Elizabeth VerHalen.

The family wishes to express their heartfelt thanks and appreciation to Overton Healthcare for the compassionate and loving care that they provided for Peter during the final days of his earthly journey.

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Peter Evans, Jr.
November 29, 2017

 

 

 

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