The Duncan Banner

July 6, 2013

Jesse Gideon Evans Jr.

The Duncan Banner

DUNCAN — Jesse Gideon Evans Jr., known as “JG” to his family and friends, went to be with his Lord on Thursday, July 4, 2013, at the age of 94.

He was born in Ara, which later became Claud.

He was a lifelong resident of the Duncan area and worked for Amerada Oil until his retirement in 1981. JG was a veteran of World War II, were he was a sergeant in the United States Army 3rd Division and served in North Africa, Sicily and Italy.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Fern and a daughter, Judy.

JG loved Jesus.

Services are under the direction of the Don Grantham Funeral Home.

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