Charles Stuart Evans

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Charles S. Evans, 87, of Misty Lane, Candler, died Sunday, August 1, 2010. Born August 5, 1922, in Greeleyville, SC, Mr. Evans was the son of the late Rev. Charles S. Evans, Sr., and wife, Mary Lena. He is survived by his son, Stuart Evans of Tulsa, OK; grandsons, Christopher and Westly Wyatt; son-in-law, George Wyatt, of Asheville; nephew, James L. Evans, Jr., of Columbia, SC, and close relatives of Monks Corner, SC. He was a 1948 graduate of the University of South Carolina with a degree in Business Administration. His freshman year was spent at Clemson University. He served in the U.S. Air Force during WWII for 47 months. His overseas service included six months in Iwo Jima. He was later an accountant at Savannah River Plant, GA. He also worked at Y-12 in Oak Ridge, TN, where he met his late wife Emogene. He had 26 years service with American Enka and Akzona, Inc., as an accountant. He then served for more than 23 years as a salesman with Discount Shoes, of Asheville. He was a member of Arden Presbyterian Church. A memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m. Friday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue with the Rev. Chris Yates and Mr. James Banks officiating. Private interment will be at Pisgah View Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Eliada Home for Children, PO Box 16708, Asheville, NC 28816, or to Arden Presbyterian Church, 2215 Hendersonville Road, Arden, NC 28704.

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  1. Dear chris and Family so sorry for the loss of your grandfather . i pray God will give all of you peace , comfort and strength .May all of your grief be turned into great memories . God Bless you all. With Deepest Sympathy Linda and Ben Barnes

  2. Chris & Westley,
    I am so sorry to hear of your grandfathers passing. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.

  3. Stuart, Just wanted to let you know what a wonderful person Mr. Charlie was and that our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.Enjoyed his friendship very much. Added joy to our lives.

  4. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.Charlie was a pleasure to work with he was one of the most thoughtful people we have ever know. HE had a great sense of humor he will be greatly missed. Always remember he is in a much better place.

  5. Chris and Family,
    So Sorry about your loss. Keep those memories close to your heart. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. We love you.

  6. Charlie was one of the most thoughtful people I have ever known. I enjoyed working with him and I am going to miss him very much. I considered him a great friend. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this sad time.

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