American Cancer Society,
4207 Lindell Blvd.,
St. Louis, MO 63108
Michael J.D. Evans, 60, entered into eternal rest at Missouri Baptist Hospital, St. Louis on July 13, 2015 surrounded by his loving family. He was an outside salesman for Werts Welding Company in Illinois. He enjoyed fishing, boating, collecting guns and loved outdoor vehicles. Michael was born July 22, 1954 in Rector, Arkansas to Verla (Nee Mathais) Evans of Festus, MO. and the late J.D. Evans. He married his loving wife, Elizabeth "Betty" (nee Henley) Evans on June 11, 1983 in St. Louis, Missouri.
Surviving family members along with his wife and mother are his son, Shaun (wife, Toni) Evans of Hillsboro, two daughters, Stephanie Missroon of Ohio and Michelle (husband, Rodney) Ivie of Kentucky; a sister, Mickie (husband, Richard) Runyon of Festus, MO. and thirteen grandchildren: Kyle, Jacob, Faith, Skylar, Joy, Serenity, Michael, Luke, Jaxon, Andrew, Mitchell, Rodney Jr. and Christopher.
Besides his father he was preceded in death by his brother, John Evans and a sister, Miranda Cox.
Pastor John Piet will be officiating the funeral service.