The Washington Times-Herald

Homepage

March 12, 2013

William Evans

April 23, 1916 - March 10, 2013

INDIANAPOLIS — William Russell “Bill” Evans, 96, died at 10:10 a.m. Sunday at Community South Hospital, Indianapolis. Born April 23, 1916, in Plainville, he was the son of William and Martha (Russell) Evans. He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War who was awarded the Purple Heart. He retired as a major with 20 years active duty. He continued serving his country working at Wright Patterson Air Force Base for another 20 years. He made three tours in Vietnam and worked for Lockheed Aircraft in Iran in 1977. He was a member of Pike Masonic Lodge 121. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Chiraporn (Kasemsuka) Evans; two sons, Kevin and Kent Evans; a daughter, Karen Mainard; a brother, Delmar Evans of Bedford; sisters, Wilma Dixon of Brush, Colo., and Margie Bateman of Washington; grandchildren, Courtney, Melissa, Adam, Kory and Jeremy; and great-grandchild, Isabelle. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Harris Funeral Home, Petersburg. Burial will be in Twin Oaks Memorial Gardens in Petersburg, with military graveside rites by Petersburg V.F.W. Post 3587. Visitation is from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and after 9 a.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

1
Text Only
Local News
Obituaries
  • Funerals

    PHILIP MAY — The funeral for Philip L. May was held Wednesday at Ed Lee Mortuary, with Pastor Ken Wells officiating. Pallbearers were Tracy Williams, Rick May, Mark May, Stuart May, Jim May and Paul Stone.DIXIE BLAND — The funeral for Dixie Bland was

    July 31, 2014

  • Dorothy Burkhart
  • Lisa Phillips-Baker
  • Dorothy Burkhart
Local Sports
Community News
Must Read
Entertainment
Opinions
Clicker Ticker
Times Herald Video
You Need To Know Now!
Featured Ads
Times Herald Photo


2014 Washington Catholic High School Prom

Facebook
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Netanyahu Vows to Destroy Hamas Tunnels Obama Slams Republicans Over Lawsuit House Leaders Trade Blame for Inaction Malaysian PM: Stop Fighting in Ukraine Cantor Warns of Instability, Terror in Farewell Ravens' Ray Rice: 'I Made a Huge Mistake' Florida Panther Rebound Upsets Ranchers Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide