Mass of Christian Burial for Deacon Charles Raymond (Charlie) Evans, 75, will be celebreated at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Olfen, Burial will follow at St. Boniface Cemetery. Rosary will be recited at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23 at the church. Lange Funeral Home of Ballinger is in charge of arrangements.

He went to be with his God on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020.

He was born Aug. 11, 1944, in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He served his country proudly and honorably as a corporal in the US Marines during the Vietnam War. He married Carolyn McCain on Dec. 26, 1971, at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Odessa.

Survivors include his wife Carolyn of Lake Ivie; his son, Charles B. (Buddy) Evans and wife Michelle, of Odessa; granddaughter, Morgan Brianna, and grandson, Heath Jordan; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, great-nieces, great-nephews, sisters-in-law, and brothers-in-law.

He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Reed and Polly Evans, of Titusville, Florida; and his brother, James R. Evans, of Memphis, Tennessee.