Frederick C. Evans ( BARTOW, Ga.)

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BARTOW, Ga. - Mr. Frederick Chamlee (Fred) Evans, Jr., age 68, of Bartow, died Saturday, February 26, 2011. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, March 1, 2011 at 3:00pm at the Bartow Baptist Church in Bartow. Rev. Paul Harris and Rev. Doug White will officiate. Honorary pallbearers will be the Board of Directors of Queensborough National Bank(s)and(s)Trust Company and employees of Bryant's Inc. Mr. Evans was born in Washington County and was a life long resident of Bartow. He was the son of the late Frederick C. Evans Sr. and the late Julia Bryant Evans. Mr. Evans was a graduate of Wadley High School in Wadley in 1960, Roanoke College in Roanoke VA., in 1965 and the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University in Macon in 1968. He was the owner and operator of Bryant's Inc and the longest serving member of the Bartow City Council being elected in 1970 and serving until his death. Mr. Evans served on the Board of Directors of the Queensborough National Bank(s)and(s)Trust Company, the Queensborough Holding Company and the Louisville Storage and Loan Company. He was a life long member of the Bartow Baptist Church and a member of the Georgia Cattleman's Association, the Cotton Growers and the Cotton Ginners Associations. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Marjorie Hodges Evans of Bartow, his daughter, Mary Evans Kirk (Danny) of Wadley, sons, Frederick C. Evans III (Jennifer) of Vidalia, and Robert Warthen Evans, Sr. (Julie) of Wadley, grandchildren, Will and Lexi Kirk, Rebecca and Chamlee Evans and Warthen and Cameron Evans, his sister Mary Evans Brantley of Atlanta, a step granddaughter Kim Kirk Johnson (Michael) and step great grandsons Slade and Trey Johnson. The family will receive friends Tuesday following the memorial service at their residence 1125 North Railroad Avenue in Bartow. Donations may be made to Thomas Jefferson Academy 2264 US Hwy 1, Louisville, Georgia 30434 or to the Bartow Museum C/O Patsy Jordan, P. O. Box 173, Bartow, GA. 30413. May and Smith Funeral Directors is in charge of these arrangements. www.mayandsmithfuneraldirectors.com . Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-February 28, 2011


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