March 26, 2021
COLUMBUS — Bobby C. Evans, 63, died March 8, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, at New Zion Pilgrim Church Cemetery. Visitation is from noon-5 p.m. today, at Lee-Sykes Funeral Home. Lee-Sykes Funeral Home of Columbus is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Evans was born July 24, 1957, in Lowndes County, to Bernice Evans Weatherspoon and the late Ed Weatherspoon. He was formerly employed as a steelworker and was a member of Shiloh Full Gospel Church.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his wife, Bobbie Y. Evans; and siblings, Willa Mae Henderson, Annie L. Weatherspoon, Diana Weatherspoon, Sarah Hairston, and Devotis Weatherspoon.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his children, Anthony C. Evans and Lerrick Evans; siblings, Mary Rice, Shirley Carr both of Columbus, Val Tate of Memphis, Tennessee, Latoya Matthews, DeAndreya Jones both of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Wash Weatherspoon of Columbus, Antwan Matthews of Atlanta, Georgia, Troy Matthews of South Carolina and Eddie Weatherspoon of Clarksville, Tennessee; and one grandchild.