Luther O. “Luke” Evans, 82, of Booneville, Arkansas died November 5, 2008. He was born to Henry and Erma Evans on March 12, 1926 in Durant, Oklahoma. He was a member of Heritage Church of Christ, U.S. Army veteran, retired from Ace Comb Company in Booneville, and an avid timber cutter. He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Arthur and Everett Evans; an infant son, Roger Dale Evans.
Graveside service will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, November 8, 2008 at Oak Hill Memorial Cemetery in Booneville under the direction of Roller Funeral Home of Booneville.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years Mary Lou Evans of Booneville, AR; a son, Larry & wife, Gail Evans of Shelbyville, TN; a daughter, Linda and husband, Luis Rodriguez of McLoud, OK; four grandsons, Chris and Brandon Evans of Shelbyville, TN; Michael Ferguson of McLoud, OK; and Terry Ferguson of Van Buren, AR; three great-grandchildren Lane, Katie, and Briana Ferguson; five brothers, Jay, John, Pete, Coy, and Paul Evans; four sisters, Florence and Ruby Jean Tipps, Isabell Perteet, and Sue James.
Pallbearers will be Chris and Brandon Evans, Michael and Terry Ferguson, Marvin Cameron, and Bob Taber.