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Ed Evans

Sunday, October 11, 2009
5:00 PM until 7:00 PM

Monday, October 12, 2009
11:00 AM

Eisnaugle- Lewis Funeral Home
28 Harding Ave
Jackson, Ohio 45656
Phone: (740286-2010
Fax: (740286-5640

Edward Jesse Evans passed away October 9, 2009 after 7 weeks of hospitalization following heart surgery. Ed was born August 31, 1929 to Herb and Pauline Evans of Jackson. He graduated Jackson High School in 1947, with 111 athletic letters. He was a member of US Air Force from 1948-1952. He followed his military service with earning a Bachelor's Degree from The Ohio State University in 1958 He began his business career with Chun King Foods in Jackson, where he worked for over 20 years. He has been a member of the Elks for 59 years, serving as a past Exaulted Ruler.. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Melva Lee Finch Evans, also of Jackson. He is also survived by his two children; Lynn Evans Oppenlander of Lewis Center, Ohio and David Edward Evans of Galena, Ohio; as well as his five grandchildren, Jessica, Jaime, and Drew Oppenlander and Jackson and Mathew Evans. He is also survived by one sister, Kate Buchanan of Jackson. He is pre-deceased by his parents, Herb and Pauline Evans, as well as his siblings, Herb, Bob, and Joanne. Calling hours will be held Sunday, October 10 from 5-7, at the Eisnaugle-Lewis Funeral Home followed by the Elks Service at 7:00 p.m. The funeral will be held Monday, October 12, at 11:00 at the funeral home with Pastor Dave Roach presiding, burial will follow in Fairmount Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Christ United Methodist Church, 150 Portsmouth Street Jackson, Ohio 45640 or to the American Heart Assoc, P.O. Box 182039 Dept. 013 Columbus, Ohio 43218-2039.
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