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Curtis "Buck" Darwin Evans

March 4, 1942 ~ February 10, 2024 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Curtis "Buck" Evans Obituary

Mr. Curtis Darwin “Buck” Evans, age 81, of the Rock Springs Community, died Saturday, February 10, 2024, at his home, following a lengthy illness with Lewy Body Dementia.  He was a native of Montgomery County, growing up near Vidalia, and he was 1961 graduate of Lyons High School.  In 1962, Mr. Evans proudly entered the U.S. Marines and served four years.  In 1966, he started his career with Georgia Power with the line crew, and retired after thirty-three years from Southern Nuclear at Edwin I. Hatch Plant as building and grounds foreman.  He was a former deacon and member of New Corinth Church and currently a member of Cedar Crossing Baptist Church.  He enjoyed the outdoors, fishing and time spent with family, especially his grandsons.  He is preceded in death by his wife, Linda Lou O’Neal Evans; parents, Walter Wilbur Evans and Laura Jackson Evans; one sister, Marie Evans Wren; and brother, Jackie Evans.

His family includes one son, Kendall D. Evans and wife Donna; two grandsons, Kody Evans and Karson Evans; one sister, Louise Evans Wiggins and husband Edward of Cedar Crossing; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

The family will receive friends at Cedar Crossing Baptist Church on Wednesday afternoon, February 14th, from 2:00 until just prior to the funeral service at 3:00 with Pastor Reece Mincey officiating.  Burial will follow at Sharpe Cemetery with military honors.

Pallbearers are Derrick Wren, Mike Wiggins, Greg Fowler, Josh O’Neal, Michael O’Neal, and Justin O’Neal.

Those desiring may make memorial contributions to Cedar Crossing Baptist Church Brotherhood Fund, (helping to build ramps in the community) PO Box 157, Uvalda, GA 30473.

Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home of Vidalia is in charge of arrangements.           

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
February 14, 2024

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Cedar Crossing Baptist Church
2926 Cedar Crossing Road
Uvalda, GA 30473

Funeral Service
Wednesday
February 14, 2024

3:00 PM
Cedar Crossing Baptist Church
2926 Cedar Crossing Road
Uvalda, GA 30473

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