SIKESTON - Norman Lee "Punk" Evans, 72, a resident of rural Sikeston, died at 3:40 p.m. March 12, 2006, at his home after an extended illness.
Born Sept. 10, 1933, in Scott County to the late Roy V. and Frances Yeakey Evans, Norman lived most of life in the Scott County area. Engaged in farming and the cattle business, Norman served for 30 years, from 1963-1993, on the Scott County ASCS. He attended the Morehouse Church of Christ.
On May 20, 1989, he married Molly Wade Evans, who survives of the home.
Also surviving are two daughters and sons-in-law, Diann and John Miller of Sikeston and Dayna and Rob Laseter of Carson, Iowa; two grandsons, Clay and Joseph Miller of Sikeston; one sister and brother-in-law, Tom and Carolyn Duff of Sikeston; one sister-in-law, Glenda Evans of Blodgett; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: two brothers and one sister-in-law, Tom Evans and Jim and Geraldine Evans; one great-nephew, Adam McGee; and one great-niece, Abby Evans.
Friends may from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday at Blanchard Funeral Chapel in Sikeston, where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday. Brother Russell Rice, J.D. McClard, Jerry Mickey and Woodrow Phillips will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Blodgett Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be: Roy Evans, James "J.C." Evans, Alan Evans, Marty Evans, Joel Evans, Chris Evans and Justin Evans.
Honorary pallbearers will be: Scott Lambert, Tom Duff, Earl Wade, Kelles Wade, John Byrd and Bill Leeming.
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