- Local Guide
Eric W. Evans, 48, of Clover, S.C., formerly of Wapakoneta, died at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, at Davis Regional Medical Center, from injuries suffered a single vehicle accident Monday morning.
He was born on Sept. 29, 1962, in Lima, the son of Thomas D. and Virginia (Bogart) Evans. His mother survives in Wapakoneta, along with his stepmother, Sandy Evans. His father and his stepfather, James Sockrider, both preceded him in death.
He is also survived by his fiancée, Debra Miller of Wapakoneta; a sister; three brothers; six nieces and nephews; a close friend.
He was preceded in death by two sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Bayliff and Eley Funeral Home, State Route 501, Wapakoneta, with the Rev. Steven Nelson officiating.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until time of the services Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Auglaize County Humane Society. Condolences may be expressed at Bayliffandeleyfh.com.