Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Gene Evans
Birth: Jul. 11, 1922
Death: Apr. 1, 1998
Jackson County
Tennessee, USA

A versatile and highly competent character player
who was seen in film and tv from 1940's until 1980's. He served in the army during WW2 and was
awarded the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star for bravery in action. He beagn acting in a theatrical troupe of G.I's in Europe. After the war, Hollywood beckoned and he made his film debut in 1947 in "Under Colorado Skies" He appeared in many westerns,war films and a few film noirs. Always a pleasure to watch and enjoy.
He was a favorite of director,Samuel Fuller,who cast him in the leading role of "Park Row" 1953.
Other works include: "Armoured Car Robbery" 1950,
"The Steel Helmet" 1951,"Ace in the Hole" 1951,
"The Long Wait" 1954 and "Crashout" 1955. He retired from film and t.v in the 1980's to a farm
in Jackson,Tennessee. He was born in Holbrook,
Arizona in 1922 and died in Jackson,Tennessee in 1998. 
Specifically: Location of body unknown
Plot: Highland Memorial Gardens
Created by: Paul
Record added: Jan 09, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17362813
Gene Evans
Added by: Gaz
Gene Evans
Added by: Gaz
Gene Evans
Added by: Gaz
There are 4 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Gene Evans, another one of your fans checking in to let you know you are missed, but The Steel Helmmet, Fix Bayonets, and My Friend Flicka are testimony to your great acting. Thank you also for your service during WWII. Shalom!
- Maurice H Bank
 Added: Feb. 5, 2015

- Frank R. Adamski
 Added: Jul. 27, 2014

- Thomas
 Added: Jul. 11, 2014
There are 38 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
This page is sponsored by: Gaz

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service