BLAKELY -- Vernon Tanner Evans, 83, died Friday, September 14, 2012, at his daughter's residence in Summerfield, N.C., where he had lived since March 2010.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 22, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Manry Jordan Funeral Home in Blakely.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro, 2500 Summit Ave., Greenssboro, N.C. 27405 or the Wounded Warriors Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.

Manry-Jordan-Hodges

Funeral Home

Blakely 229/723-3421

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