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Robert “Bob” Henry Evans Obituary




Robert “Bob” Henry Evans of Dike Texas passed away on December 3, 2020 at his home.  Bob was born on April 20, 1950 in Rochester, Minnesota, the son of Lawrence and Wanda “Dottie” (Dyrdahl) Evans.  Bob was a master electrician for over 20 years and served in the United States Air Force. He was a Harley Davidson enthusiast and was a true believer in Christ. Bob was a great artist with many talents including an extraordinary ability to draw and write poetry. He was an avid reader. He enjoyed Shakespeare and listening to the entrancing music of Pink Floyd. He loved to build things whether it be a model airplane or an actual house. Bob is survived by his sons Robert, William, and Nicholas, daughter Michelle Evans, sister Barbara Palmer, the mother of his children Kathleen Evans, and 7 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Kay Rogers.  

There will be a come and go visitation this Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at West Oaks Funeral Home in Sulphur Springs and a graveside service with military honors for Bob will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at the Dallas/Ft. Worth National Cemetery in Grand Prairie. In lieu of flowers please send donations to one of Bob’s favorite charities, St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. 

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