Edward "Eggie" Evans, 94 - Spencer

Edward "Eggie" Evans, 94, of Spencer, died Wednesday, October 4, 2006, in Eldercare of West Virginia, Ripley, after an extended illness.

He was born December 6, 1911, in Bonnyville, FL, a son of the late Eli and Pearl Ide Evans. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia C. Melton Evans in 2002; three brothers, Ray, Orville and Clayton Evans; four sisters, Fannie Peters, Lillian Stanley, Devota Hays Jarrett and Virginia Kantack.

"Eggie" was a retired foreman for Union Carbide, Alloy, WV. He was a farmer and stockman.

Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Pat Evans of Spencer; two granddaughters, Sherrie Tyree of Spencer and Shawnie Evans of Keota, OK; two great grandchildren, Barbee Smith of Culloden and Ethan Tyree of Spencer; two great-great grandchildren, Kaylee Smith and Adriana Smith.

Service and burial will be private. There will be no visitation.

Donations may be made to the Hebron Cemetery, c/o Elizabeth McDonald, 1141 Charleston Road, Spencer, WV 25276.

John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, is in charge of arrangements.