CREEDMOOR - William Lee Evans, 82, died Friday, April 20, 2007 at his home. Funeral services were conducted Monday, April 23, at Pope’s Chapel Christian Church by the Rev. Don Ward. Burial was in the church cemetery.

A native of Granville County, he was the son of the late Otha M. and Espa Suitt Evans. He was an Army veteran of WWII, having served in the European Theatre, and was retired from Ready Mix Concrete.

Surviving: his wife, Bessie Fuller Evans; daughter, Jean Boone (Steve) of Butner; a son, Barry Evans of Franklinton; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. A son, David Evans, and a brother, Ortha Evans Jr., preceded him in death.

Arrangements handled by Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.