Delbert Evans

Thursday, January 16, 2014

HARRISBURG - Mr. Delbert E. Evans, 68 of Harrisburg went to be with the Lord Jan. 9, 2014 at the family residence. He was born in Harrisburg where he lived most of his life. He was a heavy equipment operator and a member of the Central Community Church. Mr. Evans was preceded in death by his wife, Deanna Evans; one son, Randall Evans; and his parents, Orville Evans and Sara Clark McGuire. He is survived by three daughters, Rhonda (Harrell) Poff of Harrisburg, Devonda (Todd) Pillow of Paragould and Regina (Mike) Hudgens of Jonesboro; one son, Allen Gaskins of Jonesboro; two sisters, Brenda Mullins and Deborah Wilson, both of Harrisburg; three brothers, Roger Evans of Jonesboro, Grady McGwier and Greg McGuire both of Harrisburg; 13 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were Jan. 12 in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann with Rev. Milton Cowling officiating. Burial followed in Holly Springs Cemetery in Harrisburg.

Pallbearers were Todd Pillow, Harrell Poff, Jayson Cunningham, Daniel Poff, Matt Fahr, Mike Hudgens, Grady McGwier and Brad Swanner. Honorary pallbearer was Roger Evans.

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