Mr. Doyal Ray Evans, age 60, of Calhoun, GA died Friday, May 02, 2008 at Redmond RegionalMedical Center. Mr. Evans was born September 19, 1947 in Gordon County, GA, the son of Wilma Goodnight Evans and the late A. D. Evans. He was retired from Carriage Carpet Mill and was a member of the Silver Hill Baptist Church. Mr. Evans is survived by his wife, Carol Elaine Ratliff Evans; children, Anthony "Tony" Evans, Timothy Evans, Michelle Evans, and Kristy Scott, all of Calhoun, GA; mother, Wilma Evans, Calhoun, GA; brothers, Winston Evans, Dwight Evans; sisters, Marilyn Callaway, Pamula Weaver, Sandy Evans, all of Calhoun, GA, Shirley Hamrick, Villanow, GA; grandchildren, Cierra Casey, Peyton Evans, Kara Evans, Kylie Bradshaw. Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Monday May 5, 2008, from the Silver Hill Baptist Church with Rev. John Hayes and Rev. Barry Brown officiating. Military Graveside rites will be conducted by members of Shanklin-Attaway Post #5 American Legion Honor Guard. Active pallbearers will be Glenn Ellison, Scott Culberson, Gerald Culberson, David Ward, Michael Ratliff, and Matthew Freeman. Honorary pallbearers will be Scotty Evans, B. J. Polina, Matt Battle, Ed Butler, and Claude T. Stanley, Jr. Mr. Evans will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday May 4, 2008. He will also lie in state at Silver Hill Baptist Church Monday May 5, 2008 from 12:30 p.m. until the service hour.
Mason Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral arrangements for Mr. Doyal Ray Evans who passed away Friday May 2, 2008. For guest book go online to www.masonfuneralhome