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James Leroy Evans Memorial
James Leroy Evans Memorial

James Leroy Evans

James Leroy Evans

Tuesday, December 26th, 2017

James Leroy Evans, age 77, a longtime resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon.
He was born April 14, 1940 to Howard and Loretta (Cope) Evans in Sedro-Woolley.
Dad enjoyed spending time outdoors, logging and hunting with Dan Tovrea. He was active in IBEW local 191 as an electrician, and was a member of the Masons.
James is survived by his children, Lorie Fisher (Steve) of Bothell, James Evans, Jr. (Shelly) of Bellevue, Judy Aaby (Darin) of Woodinville, and Dan Evans (Bonnie) of Concrete; grandchildren, Tabitha (Jeffrey), Phillip, Ariel (Jon), Zachary, Thomas, Jonathan, David, Lacie, and Andreanna; great-grandchildren, Evan, Fisher and Gabriella; and numerous nephews, nieces, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sally in May, 2016.
A graveside service will be held at 12:00 Noon, Friday, December 29, 2017, at Hamilton Cemetery with Military Honors.


  • Tina Rexroth

    Jim and Sally, you found eternal life! Forever in our hearts! Thanks for the wonderful memories. Our families shared so much! I am grateful for our time spent together Judi and Lorie!

  • Bobbi Hendrix

    Dear Jim, I missed you this last summer at our picnic, and meant to get ahold of you to see how you were, as the saying goes, “always meant to.. I know your life was getting hard, will always remember the summer your Mom came and how much fun we had, and now you are with Sally, your Mom and Eddie, and the rest..

  • Michael Welter

    Lorie, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
    Mike and Nan

  • Hiester family

    Thoughts and prayers to your family. Reunited with his bride and can rest peacefully now. Love to this family.

  • Tina Bunes

    Lorie, so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers and love to you and your family.