Eddie Roland Evans
September 29, 1928 – December 15, 2020
Eddie Roland Evans, 92 of Wilson passed away Tuesday. A private graveside will be held in Evans Cemetery. Rev. Garland Vick will officiate.
The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.
Roland is survived by his loving wife, Virginia Barnes Evans; daughters, Judy Evans Nolen and husband, David of Wilson, Gloria Hendrix and husband, Kevin of Wilson and Paula Anderson and husband, Kevin of Greenville; granddaughters, Randi Grundmann and husband, Brad of Camden, Jana Anderson and Kelly Anderson both of Greenville; grandsons, Clint Hendrix and wife, Danielle of Lumberton and Blair Ethridge .3
and wife, Allison of Wilson; great-grandchildren, Savannah, Hunter, Wyatt, Jake, Waylon and Liam; his brother, Rudolph Evans of Selma and Miss Daisy, his lovable fur companion.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Georgia Evans; grandson, James Roland Evans; six sisters and two brothers.
Flowers are welcome or please consider memorials in Roland’s memory to Scott’s Primitive Baptist Church, 6339 Eatmon Road, Bailey, North Carolina 27807 or New Independence Academy, PO Box 125, Pikeville, North Carolina 27863
Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.