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James H. “Jim” Evans

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James H. “Jim” Evans

Birth
Granite City, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Death
6 Jun 2016 (aged 93)
Clinton, DeWitt County, Illinois, USA
Burial
Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, USA GPS-Latitude: 38.8111169, Longitude: -89.9794801
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James “Jim” H. Evans 93 of Clinton, IL passed away 4:25 AM June 6, 2016 at Manor Court, Clinton, IL.



Graveside services will be 12 noon, Friday, June 10, 2016 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Edwardsville, IL with Rev. Lillard Luttrell officiating. Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM, Thursday, June 9, 2016 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL.



Memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Foundation or to a charity of the donor’s choice.



Jim was born September 6, 1922 in Granite City, IL, the son of James Stanley and Melcina (Abbott) Evans. He married Virginia Ruth Wheat December 24, 1942 in Edwardsville, Il.



Survivors include his wife Virginia R. Evans, Clinton, IL, children, Kenneth J. (Mary Elizabeth) Evans, Havana, Il., Gene M. (Nancy Ann) Evans, Gainesville, GA, and Glen R. Evans, Clinton, IL; 7 Grandchildren and 12 Great-Grandchildren.



He was preceded in death by his Parents, Step-Brother, Warren Bilyeu and Step-Sister, Hortense Humphrey.



Jim served in the Army Aircorp during WW II. He owned and operated the Western Auto Store in Clinton. He was a member of the Clinton United Methodist Church and the DeWitt Masonic Lodge #84 A.F. & A.M. He was also a former member of the Clinton Elks and Eagles Lodges. Jim was an avid golfer, but most of all, he loved his family.
James “Jim” H. Evans 93 of Clinton, IL passed away 4:25 AM June 6, 2016 at Manor Court, Clinton, IL.



Graveside services will be 12 noon, Friday, June 10, 2016 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Edwardsville, IL with Rev. Lillard Luttrell officiating. Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM, Thursday, June 9, 2016 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL.



Memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Foundation or to a charity of the donor’s choice.



Jim was born September 6, 1922 in Granite City, IL, the son of James Stanley and Melcina (Abbott) Evans. He married Virginia Ruth Wheat December 24, 1942 in Edwardsville, Il.



Survivors include his wife Virginia R. Evans, Clinton, IL, children, Kenneth J. (Mary Elizabeth) Evans, Havana, Il., Gene M. (Nancy Ann) Evans, Gainesville, GA, and Glen R. Evans, Clinton, IL; 7 Grandchildren and 12 Great-Grandchildren.



He was preceded in death by his Parents, Step-Brother, Warren Bilyeu and Step-Sister, Hortense Humphrey.



Jim served in the Army Aircorp during WW II. He owned and operated the Western Auto Store in Clinton. He was a member of the Clinton United Methodist Church and the DeWitt Masonic Lodge #84 A.F. & A.M. He was also a former member of the Clinton Elks and Eagles Lodges. Jim was an avid golfer, but most of all, he loved his family.


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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/164032291/james_h-evans: accessed ), memorial page for James H. “Jim” Evans (6 Sep 1922–6 Jun 2016), Find a Grave Memorial ID 164032291, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, USA; Maintained by Michael D (contributor 48166277).