On June 30, 2009, JOHN E. SR.; beloved father of Johnny E. Evans, Jr., Christine Evans-Garner and Jacqueline Evans-Paige of Raleigh, NC. Also survived by two step-daughters, Stacey Watson, Atlanta, GA and Catherine Jacobs of PA, 11 grandchildren, a host of great-grandchildren, devoted former wife, Ruth Evans, one niece, Jacqueline Thomas, a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the CHATMAN-HARRIS FUNERAL HOME, 5240 Reisterstown Road, Sunday 1-8 p.m. The family will receive friends at New Elizabeth Baptist Church, 4901 Park Heights Avenue, Monday 11:30 a.m. Funeral Service will begin 12 Noon. Interment Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery.