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I am a Veteran.Thomas Ray Evans

September 4, 1929 - December 21, 2018

Thomas Ray "T.R." Evans, 89, of Columbus, Texas, passed away on December 21, 2018 in Columbus, TX.

He was born on September 4, 1929 to Ernie Evans and Bertha (West) Evans in Dallas, TX. On December 1, 1952, he married Dorothy Opal Cook.

T.R. worked as an aircraft parts dealer for many years. He served in the United States Navy and lived in Columbus the past twenty years.

T.R. is survived by his daughter, Dawn Simpson and husband Jim of Columbus, TX; sons, Tom R. Evans, Jr. of Alvin, TX, and Daryl L. Evans and wife Sonya of Columbus, TX; brothers, Harry Evans and wife Sandi of Acworth, GA, and Norman Evans and wife Barbara of Cypress, TX; 9 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy Opal (Cook) Evans, parents Ernie and Bertha (West) Evans, his sisters Pat Robertson and Maxine MacDonelle, and his brother Ernie Evans.

A Graveside Service will be held on Friday, December 28, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Odd Fellows Rest Cemetery in Columbus, Texas with Clayton Wallin officiating.

Memorials may be given to the charity of your choice.


Thomas Ray Evans
September 4, 1929 - December 21, 2018



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