Willie J Evans, Sr.
Willie J. Evans Sr., affectionately known as (W.J. or Dub), entered into a peaceful rest on Friday, March 25, 2022 at the age of 84. He was born to the union of Lionel Evans Sr. and Helen Moliere Evans on October 8, 1937. Willie was baptized into the Catholic faith and was a member of Divine Mercy Catholic Church of Kenner, LA.
After high school graduation, W. J. entered the military and served his country in the United States Navy from 1955 until his honorable discharge in 1961.
Willie (W. J.) was married to the late Audrey Domingues Evans. They were blessed with four children: Willie Evans Jr. (Tammy) of St. Rose, LA., Pernell Evans (Jasmin) and Darlene Evans of Atlanta, GA, the late Renelda Evans and Brian Keith Evans.
Willie is proceeded in death by his parents: Lionel Evans Sr. and Helen Moliere Evans, his brother, Lionel Evans Jr. sister-in-law Deloris Evans, his daughter, Renelda Evans, son Brian Keith Evans and grandson Willie J. Evans III.
Willie (W. J.) leaves to cherish his memory, his children, Willie Evans Jr. (Tammy) and Darlene Evans and Pernell (Jasmin) Evans, 9 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Relatives and friends of the family, Priest and Parishoners of St. Jerome Catholic Church are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, April 8, 2022 at 11:00 am, St. Jerome Catholic Church, 2402 33rd Street Kenner, LA. All in attendance must adhere to the CDC guidelines for COVID-19. Visitation at the above-named church at 10:00 am until time of service. Interment at Providence Memorial Park, 8200 Airline Drive, Metairie, LA. Final Arrangements Entrusted to Patrick H. Sanders Funeral Home &
Funeral Directors, Inc. 605 Main Street, LaPlace, LA. 70068. For information 985-359-1919. “Providing Care & Comfort is Our Highest Mission.”
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