A celebration service will be held at noon Saturday, March 1 at Mt. Horeb Church in Metropolis with Rev. Joseph Benberry and Dr. C.B. Adkins officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the service hour.
Donald was a faithful member of Mt. Horeb Church, where he served with the usher ministry and played bongos with the band.
Survivors include his father, Donald Evans Sr.; his mother, Mary Hansen; his maternal grandmother, Mary Thomas; three sisters, Eartha Davidson, Liz “Dootsie” Carruthers and Shamara Kizer; one brother, Timothy Whaley; two honorary sisters, Heather Cofield and Felicia Johnson; four honorary brothers, Tyronna Griggs, Steve Donaldson, Lee Stump and Mike Proctor; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Memorials may be made to the Mt. Horeb Church’s youth department, P.O. Box 66, Metropolis, IL 62960.