David Nolan Evans

david evans

February 2, 1941 ~ April 8, 2023

Born in: Atlanta, Georgia
Resided in: Stone Mountain, Georgia

Mr. David Nolan Evans of Stone Mountain passed away Saturday, April 8, 2023 at the age of 82.  He had been admitted to Northside Hospital in Lawrenceville shortly before his death.

David, a native of Atlanta, attended the University of Georgia and served in the Army Reserves.  He spent his entire working career as the Credit Manager for the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

He is survived by his son, Sean, daughter-in-law, Stephanie, and two grandchildren, J.D. and Anna Claire Evans, of Mount Juliet, TN. He is also survived by a brother, Jimmy and Ludie Evans of Ball Ground, GA and by several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents, J.D. and Lois Evans, and by his sister, Linda Marie Martinez.

David was an avid tennis player and played competitively with The Atlanta Lawn Tennis Association.  He was a dedicated runner and loved spending time at Stone Mountain, hiking to the top of the mountain or running around the base.

Most of all, besides spending time with his family and grandchildren, David loved going to the beach to swim (New Smyrna Beach in Florida) and going to the North Georgia Mountains to hike.

He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

The funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at

Wages and Sons Funeral Home, 1040 Main Street, Stone Mountain, GA 30086.

Visitation will begin at 10:00 AM followed immediately by the funeral service at 11:00 AM.

Interment will be at Westview Cemetery, 1680 Westview Drive, SW, Atlanta, GA 30310.


Visitation: April 22, 2023 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel
1040 Main Street
Stone Mountain, GA 30083


Funeral Service: April 22, 2023 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel
1040 Main Street
Stone Mountain, GA 30083


Interment: April 22, 2023 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Westview Cemetery
1680 Westview Drive SW
Atlanta, GA 30310

View current weather.

Memories Timeline


  1. David will be greatly missed by those he left behind. My thoughts and prayers are with all of those who are affected by this loss.

  2. David and I were business associates and combatants at tennis for over thirty years. Up until his retirement, and mine, our getting together several times a week was a ritual. He was dedicated to his work and any activity he was engaged in. I watched Sean grow during his adolescent years to become a exceptional young man for which his parents are duly proud.
    David and I stayed in contact over the years and argued politics as he was always firm in his convictions. I truly will miss David. He was a great contributor to the success of the AJC in its time of Growth. Rest in peace, David

  3. Sean, I am so sorry for the passing of your father. You were such a wonderful son to be with him and taking such great care of him during his illness. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
    Fran Lane
    Augusta, Ga.

Sign the Guestbook, Light a Candle

  1. CandleImage
  2. CandleImage
  3. CandleImage
  4. CandleImage
  5. CandleImage
  6. CandleImage
  7. CandleImage
  8. CandleImage