Harold “Biggen” Evers, age 70, of Metropolis, formerly of Belknap, passed away at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, April 12, 2015 at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, KY. Harold was retired having worked many years as a laborer for Shawnee Development Council in Karnak.
He is survived by his wife, Beverly Evers of Karnak; one son, Jarred and Crystal Evers, of Metropolis; one daughter, Audra and Tommy Jackson, of Karnak; one sister, Patricia Ashby of Metropolis; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Harold was preceded in death by his parents, John and Dorothy Short Evers; one brother, Howard Evers; one sister, Juanita Jamison.
Funeral services for Mr. Harold “Biggen” Evers will be at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, April 16, 2015 at Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak. Rev. Alan Milligan will be officiating. Interment will follow in the Masonic Cemetery in Belknap.
Visitation will be from 5 till 7 Wednesday evening at the funeral home and Thursday morning from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour of 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Tommy Jackson, Brandon Jackson, Timothy Evers, Greg Short, Johnny Short and Cory Vinson.
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