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“Herbert was a very nice person and it was a pleasure to know him. My deepest sympathy for your loss. ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Russell Cavenaugh - Dunn, NC

“Ms. Barbara, Butch, Leisa, and Diana, I was so sorry to hear of your lost. Know that you are in my prayers and thoughts as you cope with the lost of...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Donna Bass West - Erwin, NC

“I work at Senior Citizens Village where Mr. & Mrs. Evans lived for a while, and even after they moved into the apartments next door he would still...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Wanda Johnson - Erwin, NC

“I grew up in Erwin. Herbert, known to me as Crickett, lived a few blocks away. I remembering borrowing his wagon to haul metal to Erwin Mills for...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Glendel Stephenson - Mebane, NC



Dunn, NC

Mr. Herbert (Crickett) James Evans, Jr., age 77 of Canal Dr., Dunn died Thursday morning January 31, 2013 at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh.

Mr. Evans was born February 9, 1935 in Sampson County the son of the late Herbert James Evans, Sr. and Susan West Evans and is preceded in death by a Brother, Eugene Evans and a Son, Donald Evans.

A Funeral service will be held Sunday February 3, 2013 at 3:00 PM at Beulah Baptist Church with Rev. Larry King & Rev. C.H. Lee officiating. Burial will follow in Erwin Memorial Park.

Surviving: His wife of 60 Years: Barbara Parker Evans of the home.

Son: James Evans & (wife) Dwanda of Nashville, Tenn.

2 Daughters: Diana E. Ball & (husband) Wayne of Statesville, NC
Lesia Campbell & (husband) Steven of Benson, NC

A Brother: Jerry Evans & (wife) Janet of Ramseur, NC

Aunt: Myrtle Godbold of Wrightsville Beach, NC

Grandchildren: Capella Ball Weems & (husband) Justin, Anthony Ball & (Wife) Pamela
Amber Evans, Jessica Evans, Sedonia Evans, James Evans, Jr., Amanda Evans Lance & (husband) Chris, Matthew Campbell, Karli Campbell

Great Grandchildren: Celeste Weems, William Weems, Christian Ball, Elisha Ball, Clinton Evans, A.J. Evans, Melody Lance, Ethan Lance

The family will receive friends from 1:30 PM until 3:00 PM on Sunday February 3, 2013 at the Beulah Baptist Church before the service.

A Service of Cromartie Miller & Lee Funerals and Cremation in Dunn, NC