Monday, January 25, 2010

Fletcher Lowry Evans

Fletcher Lowry Evans
1881-1943


Fulton News Beacon
March 25, 1943

Fletcher L. Evans Services are Held

Funeral services were held Saturday for Fletcher L. Evans of Tremont who died at his home Thursday after a long illness.

Rites were said from his home with Rev. Harris officiating. Interment was in the Tremont Cemetery with Hawkins & Son in charge.

Mr. Evans was a lifelong resident of Itawamba County and will be greatly missed in the community in which he lives. He was a member of the Methodist church.

Mr. Evans is survived by his wife; two daughters, Mrs. Bessie Deaton, Iuka, Miss.; Mrs. Vern Kent, of Tremont, one son, Pfc John Evans of Salt Lake City, Utah, and four sisters, Mrs. G. C. Robinson, Mrs. Dow Stone, Mrs. Curtis Johnson, and Miss Rose Evans of Tremont.

Also in the same issue of the newspaper:

Pfc. John Evans, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lowry Evans of Tremont, who entered the service last July is at home on his first furlough. He was called home on account of the illness and death of his father. John is stationed near Salt Lake City, and is an instructor in the Air Corps at Kearns, Utah.

1 comment:

Lori said...

Great photograph. I love the name Fletcher. Thanks for sharing!