Clarence O. Evans, Jr. passed away July 14, 2018

Clarence O. Evans, Jr., 75 of Drasco, died Saturday, July 14, 2018 in Little Rock. He was born December 3, 1942 in Mountain Pine to the late Clarence O. Evans, Sr. and Susie Hall Evans.

He and his wife had lived in Drasco on Greers Ferry Lake since 2006 after retiring following a career in the retail grocery business as President and CEO of the Mad Butcher Inc. in Pine Bluff.

He is survived by his wife Carolyn Chambliss Evans of Drasco; two children, Toni Evans Truetken and husband Robert of Warrenton, Missouri and Timothy Evans and wife Mary Beth of Vicksburg, Mississippi; two sisters, Janiece Jensen of Conway and Nella Keenom of Fort Smith; six grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren.

A visitation will be held Tuesday from 12PM until 1:30PM at Benton Funeral Home in Bearden. Graveside services will follow at 2PM at Salem Cemetery. Arrangements by Benton Funeral Home of Fordyce. To sign the online register visit www.bentonfuneralhome.net .