Andy Robert Evans, age 92, of Caryville passed away Sunday, September 11, 2022.  He was a member of Caryville First Baptist Church, Campbell County Masonic Lodge #778 and retired in 1990 after 30 years as an educator from Campbell and Anderson County School Systems. He was a graduate of the University of Tennessee and an avid Tennessee sports fan, and he especially loved the Lady Vols. After his retirement he enjoyed farming and especially his cattle. Preceded in death by parents: Billy and Nell Evans, Sisters: Pat Wallingford and Joyce Faulkner, brothers: Harold and Gary Evans.

Survived by:

Wife of 69 years Jo Ann Meredith Evans

Daughters: Pam Evans Beck and husband Bill of Nashville, Karen Evans Zanoni of Gallatin, and Missy Evans Lovely and husband Billy of Lenoir City

Granddaughters: Meredith Beck Costello, Katherine Fincher, Reese Lovely

Sister: Kafey Hensley of Bean Station

Several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Family will receive friends 5:30-7 PM Wednesday, September 14, 2022, at Cross-Smith Funeral Home with funeral services to follow in Cross-Smith Chapel, Rev. Harold Norman officiating.  Family and friends will meet 11 AM Thursday at Terry Creek Cemetery in Elk Valley for Interment Service. 

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home