Lloyd C. “Hoppy” Evans, 83 of Scottsboro passed away Monday, July 20, 2020. Funeral services were held on Thursday, July 23, 2020 at Scottsboro Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Sam Lands officiating. Burial followed in Inglish Middleton Cemetery.
Hoppy, as he was better known by family and friends, worked and retired from GTE Phone Company after 30 years of service.
Hoppy is survived by his wife of 61 years, Sally Lucille Peacock Evans; children, Sherri Evans (Milton) Tate, Beverly Evans, Elaine Evans (Will) Tate, Joey (Darlene) Evans, Andrea Evans Atkins; grandchildren, Keith (Amber) Tate, Dustin (Angela) Evans, Cody Evans, Leigh Tate Summerford, Tori Tate, Bree Atkins, Crystal Tate; great-grandchildren, Braylen Tate, Waylon Tate, Dawson Tate, Hunter Summerford, Noah Haynes, Ami Evans, Bellah Evans, Jayse Evans, Sandra Eldridge, Krista Eldridge, Hallie Tate; great-great-grandchild, Kamarri Hutchins; sister, Sue Evans; a host of family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, B.C. Evans; mother, Louise Dake Evans Tatum; brothers, J.C. Evans, Buford Evans; son-in-law, Kelly Wade Atkins.