- Last Updated on 07:46 AM 07/31/13
Stanley William Evans departed this life after a brief illness June 24, 2013. He was born in Wintersville, Ohio on Jan. 8, 1953, and he was the third son of the late Martha Asbury Evans and Stanley Arthur Evans. He was educated in the Jefferson County Ohio School System and attended Akron University. Stanley was married for 24 years to the former Colethia Watkins of Halifax County.
One child, Cora Leah Michelle, was born from this union.
Stanley touched the lives of many people, and his ability to make everyone laugh and feel at ease will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
He will be dearly missed by his devoted wife, Colethia; daughter Cora; sisters Renee, Darlene, Mary and Isabelle; brothers, Robert and Rodney; and his many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A memorial service to honor the life and memory of Stanley W. Evans will be held Aug. 10, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at Meredith College - Jones Chapel, 3800 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27607.