American Veteran 01

Lawrence Evans

August 13, 2020

Obituary

Lawrence Evans Sr. was born in Plant City, FL, on November 28, 1922, to Alphonso and Oviolet Evans.

He left home at a young age, serving as a soldier in the Army during World War II.  From there, he met Daisy Mae Evans (deceased) and lived with her and their 3 children for 25 years, in Chicago, IL.

Mr. Evans retired from the local phone company in Illinois and then decided to turn his hobby into a business.  For 20 years he owned a TV repair and record shop, before deciding to retire in Florida.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Oviolet Evans; Sisters, Gladys George, Mary Smith, Merlyn Evans Vickers and Evelyn Lampkin; Brothers, Lemiah Evans, James Clayton, Joseph Clayton, and Robert Clayton.

Mr. Evans leaves to mourn him, his loving children: (1) Lorraine Ellison (Norristown, PA),  (2) Denise Hampton (Plant City, FL), and (3) Lawrence Evans, Jr. (Plant City, FL); Sibling, Deloris Washington; Grandchildren, Nicole Walker, Shawne Hampton & Robert Woodson III; and a host of special great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

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Services

Graveside Service
Tuesday
August 18, 2020

11:00 AM
Garden of Peace Cemetery
102 East Spencer Street
Plant City, FL 33563

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