Jess Evans, 81, of Stuttgart passed away Friday, September 29,
2017, following a courageous battle with cancer.
Carroll was born February 15, 1936, in Des Arc to Jess and
Aliene Evans. He was a Christian man with a deep and abiding
faith in Christ. He was a longtime member of Southside Baptist
Church in Stuttgart where he served as a Deacon. His passions in
life were his family, quail hunting and the St. Louis Cardinals.
Carroll was a businessman in Stuttgart. He owned M/C Electric,
which specialized in industrial electrical work, for 34 years
where he established a strong and loyal client base built on
integrity and trust. After retiring and selling his business, he
built and operated Casscoe Hunting Club where he provided guided
quail hunts for hunters all over the country.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers,
Marvin and Merle Evans.
Survivors are his loving wife of 59 years, Rosa Mae Evans;
daughters Pam Maddox (Mickey) of Carlisle and Caroline Raines
(Mark) of Cabot; two grandchildren, Jessica Maddox and Ryan
Raines; sister, Loretta Davis (Woody) of Cabot; and a host of
nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral services, officiated by Bro. Gregg Greenway, are 1:00
p.m. Monday at Southside Baptist Church with burial following in
Lone Tree Cemetery.
Visitation is 2:00-4:00 p.m. Sunday at Turpin Funeral Home.
His family requests memorials be made to Southside Baptist
Church, P.O. Box 424, Stuttgart, Ark. 72160; or the donorís