Paul S. Evans, 93, of Arnoldsburg, W.Va., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at his home.
He was born July 14, 1920 in Roane County, a son of the late Jake and Rachel Harper Evans. He started working for Hope Gas and retired from Dominion with over 37 years of service and was a veteran of the U.S. Army during World War II having served in the Pacific Theatre.
Paul is survived by his wife, Margie I. Williams Evans; two daughters, Sherry Fowler of Parkersburg and Sharman Matthew of Arnoldsburg; a son, Timothy Evans of Wheeling, W.Va.; two sisters, Delores Brannon of Pineville, W.Va., and Dottie DePue of Spencer, W.Va.; eight grandchildren;12 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Junior Evans.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at the Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home in Spencer with Pastor David Weaver officiating. Burial will follow in the Spencer Memorial Cemetery. Visiting hours are today from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.