The Reverend Doctor George Lewis Evans, I, age 75, of Charlotte Court House, VA, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, January 28, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents George Stockley and Mamie Childress Evans; his sister, Betty Jane Martin; and his first wife, Jean Faye Evans. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Faye Evans; his children, Annette Hammersten (Larry), Michele Bryant (Kevin), George L. Evans, II (Shannon), and Georgette Joyner (Thomas); eleven grandchildren; two brothers, Wesley Evans (Vicky), and Henry Evans (Debbie); and one sister, Marie Eades (Jimmy). Reverend Evans retired from BWXT after 32 years of service. He began in the ministry in 1984 and continued until his passing. Reverend Evans was the Pastor of Tabernacle Baptist Church in Drakes Branch, VA, for many years. As an outreach of his ministry he founded and operated the Tabernacle Christian School, as well as, many radio ministries.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, January 31, 2020, at the Tabernacle Baptist Church, 790 Saxkey Road, Drakes Branch, 23937, with interment to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Tabernacle Baptist Church in Drakes Branch, on Thursday, January 30, 2020, from 6 to 8 p.m. The Browning-Duffer Funeral Home in Keysville, VA, is serving the family.