Funeral services for Clifton Evans, 67, Caulfield, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, January 18, 2019 in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Evans passed away at 7:35 p.m., Monday, January 14, 2019 at his home.
He was born March 11, 1951, at West Plains, Missouri, to John William “Bill” Evans and Mary Emeline Dotson Evans. On December 22, 1972, he was married at West Plains, to Linda Slavings. Mr. Evans was a long time farmer, welder and construction worker. He was a great dad, grandpa and brother. Mr. Evans loved to go antiquing and deer hunting; he was a Mason, a member of Bayou Lodge #365 at Bakersfield, Missouri. Mr. Evans became a Christian in 1988 and is a member of Amy Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Evans, of the family home; three children, Rodney Evans and wife, Weommie, Scott Evans and Darinda Jones, all of Caulfield, Missouri; seven grandchildren, Steven Evans and Alissa, Austin Evans and Brandie, Maddison Evans, Brady Jones, Bo Evans, Connor Jones and Macee Evans; two great-grandchildren, Steven and Angel Evans; one brother, Dale Evans and wife, Jacqueline, West Plains; three sisters, Lilly Moss, Thelma Johnson and husband, Larry and Pat Carrico and husband, Bill, all of West Plains; his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, James and Marguerite Slavings, Carl and Debbie Slavings, Steven Slavings, all of Caulfield, Alvin and Elaine Slavings, Flippin, Arkansas, Slim and Diane Slavings, Howards Ridge, Missouri and Robert and Tina Slavings, Mountain Grove, Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.
His parents, four brothers, Bennie, Dallas, Junior and Delbert, two sisters, Artice Brown and Imogene Mitchell and one sister-in-law, Karen Slavings, preceded him in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Amy Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital or Shriners Hospitals for Children and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.robertsondrago.com.