Originally created 02/28/01

Mr. Hartridge Evans



JOHNSTON, S.C. - Mr. Hartridge Lucius Evans, 73, of Calhoun Street, died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2001, at University Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at Bland Funeral Home with the Rev. Lowell Clark officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Memorial Park.

Mr. Evans, a native of Joanna, was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II and the Korean War and had retired as an assistant manager from Southern Bell. He was a member of Johnston Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include his wife, Eleanor Nelson Evans; a daughter, Marcia J. Beasley, Fort Riley, Kan.; and two grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle, Feb. 28, 2001