Calvin Booth Evans
November 6, 1927 – January 10, 2020
Calvin B. Evans, departed this life on Friday, January 10, 2020 at The Summit. He was the husband of Barbara C. Evans of Lynchburg and the last of six children of John R. and Nannie M. Evans of Lynchburg.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother, two brothers, three sisters, his wife, Barbara, and one granddaughter, Victoria.
Calvin is survived by three sons from a previous marriage, Darrell M. Evans and wife Debbie of Forest, David K. Evans and wife Cathy of Rustburg, and K. Dwayne Evans and wife Laura of Rustburg; eight grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, five step-grandchildren; nine step great grandchildren; one step-daughter, Linda O. Dinkle and husband J.T. of Lynchburg; special niece, Sharon Brooks; and a host of nephews and nieces.
He retired from General Electric after thirty plus years of service. Calvin was a former member of The James River Chapter of the Good Sams Camping Club, B.P.O Elks 321, and Moose Club 715, all of Lynchburg. He served in the U.S. Navy in World War II in the South Western and Western Pacific.
A graveside service will be held at 2:45 pm on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at Fort Hill Memorial Park. Military honors will be presented by the American Legion Post 16.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Beulah Baptist Church, 528 Leesville Rd., Lynchburg, VA 24502.
- John R. Evans, Father (deceased)
- Nannie M. Evans, Mother (deceased)
- Barbara C. Evans, Wife (deceased)
- Darrell M. Evans (Debbie), Son
- David K. Evans (Cathy), Son
- K. Dwayne Evans (Laura), Son
- Linda O. Dinkle (J.T.), Stepdaughter
- Sharon Brooks, Special Niece
Calvin is also survived by 8 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, 5 step-grandchildren, 9 step-great grandchildren, and a host of nephews and nieces.
Calvin is also preceded in death by 2 brothers, 3 sisters, and one granddaughter, Victoria.
- Graveside Service Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Calvin Booth Evans
January 19, 2020
I am so sorry on the loss of your father. You were such a wonderful daughter and your parents were blessed to have you. May the Lord richly bless you for your compassion and care.
January 12, 2020
To everyone in the family sorry for your loss. Y'all are in my prayers. I know I will miss my Great Uncle Calvin very much. I loved him to the Moon and Back even though I finally started getting close to him after all these years. R.I.P Great Uncle Calvin.
January 11, 2020
Calvin u lived a long life & out lived all your siblings. My thoughts & prayers go out 2 your family. Rest n peace uncle.
January 10, 2020
Linda, Darrell, Dwayne and David, Sorry for your loss. You'll are in my prayers. I know I will miss my Uncle Calvin. Loved him to the Moon and Back. R.I.P Uncle Calvin.