Wilbert Evans was affectionately known as Brother Evans, Pappy and Uncle Brother. He was the 12th child born to Christiana Bryan and Hugh Stewart Evans on June 24, 1927 in the District of Brompton, Trelawny, Jamaica West Indies. He went home to be with Lord on January 6, 2016. As a shoemaker he went to the United Kingdom to further his Career. Instead he worked in a Pharmaceutical Firm for 14 years. In 1976 he joined his wife Floris and children in Bronx, NY, where he worked in the Mount Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan, NY City in The Department of Traffic and Information. He left to mourn his wife Floris, six children, Hordley, Nadean, Les, Jackie, Patrick and Megan; seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren; sisters, Maise, and Sylvia; brother Vickie, and a host of nieces and nephews. Later they relocated to Lawrenceville, Georgia, where he and his wife Floris joined the Sunrise Baptist Church, where they were members of the Joy Choir and Sunday school. A funeral service will be held on Friday, January 15, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at Sunrise Baptist Church, 3300 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, GA with Dr. David Poe officiating. Family will receive friends 1 hour prior to service. Interment will follow at East Shadowland Memorial Gardens, 87 Scenic Highway Lawrenceville, GA. All arrangements have been made by Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA. 770-277-4550. Online condolences can be expressed at www.wagesandsons.com

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  1. To Patrick & the entire Evans Family, our prayers are with you as you grieve your love one. We are praying that God will sustain you doing this difficult time. May the many memories, prayers and thoughtful deeds of your friends and family provide you solace .
    Proverbs 3:5-6
    Florence, SC

  2. Patrick, you & your family are in our prayers during this difficult time.
    Mag, Mozella, John C., Davis & Family

  3. My dear Floris and family. My prayers are with you during this time of loss and at the same time celebrate Wilbert’s passing from this world to his eternal reward.

  4. To the family of the late Wilbert Evans, I bless the Lord at all times. I pray that God will grant you all the perfect peace that each, one of you all need at this time. Know that I love you all and will be praying day and night. I am truly sorry I couldn’t be with, but my prayers will be.

  5. You have represented to the fullest. We are sad to bare witness to your transition, but happy to know that you served God, yourself, your family and friends, to the goodness there of !!

  6. On behalf of the Evans family; Grace and Peace to all families, friends, Sun Rise Baptist Church and the Calvary Baptist Church families for all their condolences and support in the passing of my Dad in lawrenceville GA. May God blessed and keep you all on a Divine and Spiritual Journey where we will come to know and receive His many wonderful blessings. Thank you.

  7. So sorry for the loss of Mr Evans, Aunt Madge. His suffering has ceased and he has evolved to the great beyond. May God speed his deliverance and your recovery, in the midst of this sorrowful time. We all appreciated his demeanor whilst he was on loan to us, and share in your moment of grief.

  8. I am so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in your family and friends at this time. Please also gain comfort in God’s words that he will really help you, found at Isaiah 41:10 & 13.

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