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Robert David Evans

April 12, 1937 — December 20, 2022

Robert David Evans

Augusta, GA – Entered into rest on Tuesday, December 20, 2022, Robert David Evans, 85, husband of Susan Lyon Evans.

Bob grew up in Savannah, Ga and graduated from Commercial High School. He retired from Bell South/AT&T after 37 years. He served in the US Navy. He was a faithful member of Martinez United Methodist Church and the Hillcreek Men's Group. He enjoyed all sports, especially golf and Georgia Tech Football. Bob enjoyed going out to breakfast, every day, with Waffle House his favorite, and meeting up with friends. He enjoyed watching the Smithsonian channel and had to watch Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy every night. Bob dearly loved his wife Susan of 29+ years, his children, grandchildren, and friends and spending time with them.

Family members in addition to his wife Susan include his children: Julie Evans, Crutchfield, Jennifer Evans VanArsdale and Jay David Evans (Rose); grandchildren: Maggie Trainor, Hailey VanArsdale, Hunter Evans, Brandon VanArsdale and Blake Williamson and two great-grandchildren; and many other family members and friends.

A memorial service will be held Friday, December 23, 2022, at 1:00 P.M. at Martinez United Methodist Church with Rev. Johnny Ray officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 11:30 A.M. until 1:00 P.M.

Memorial contributions may be made to Martinez United Methodist Church, 3614 Washington Road, Martinez, GA 30907.

Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Please sign the guestbook at
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Friday, December 23, 2022

11:30am - 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Martinez United Methodist Church

2601 Wheeler Road, Augusta, GA 30904

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