November 14, 1931 – November 6, 2019
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019, for Robert "Norris" Evans at Morgan Funeral Chapel. Visitation will be 1-3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Norris was preceded in death by parents Robert Lee Evans and Winnie Matilda Evans and brother, Rayford Evans. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Bobbie (Haynie) Evans; sons, Danny and Kevin; daughter, Kelly (Evans) Mayo; grandkids Ryan, Kathryn, Scott and Grant Evans and Kaci Thomason; great grandkids, Gage, Jaxson, Harley, Koen and Rowan.
Mr. Evans graduated from Etowah High School in 1952 and a member of the state championship team of 1950. He also served in the U.S. Air Force. He was a truck driver for over 30 years without a single accident. Besides his family, his two great loves were Alabama football and gospel music. He sang with the Joymasters and the Gadsden Gospelaires.
Pallbearers will be Ryan, Scott and Grant Evans, Paul and Robert Smith, Dale Pruitt, Stanley Hamby and Barry Brown.
Special thanks to special friends Pinky Walker and Faye Chandler and his breakfast buddies at Jack's.
- Visitation Sunday, November 10, 2019
- Chapel Service Sunday, November 10, 2019
November 9, 2019
I REMEMBER NORRIS EVANS CAME TO BETHLEHEM UNITED BAPTIST CHURCH EVERY FOURTH SUNDAY IN JUNE, EVERY YEAR TO OUR ALL DAY SINGING. HE LOVED SINGING AND ALWAYS SUPPORTED ME IN OUR ALL DAY SINGING. HE AND BOBBY WERE TRUE FRIENDS AND ALWAYS HE TOLD ME THAT HE LOVED ME AND OUR FAMILY. HE AND BOBBY BOTH GRADUATED WITH ME IN 1952.