Leon Evans, 78, passed away on Friday, January 15, 2010 at the Compassionate Care Center-Hospice in Richmond, Kentucky.
He was a retired firefighter and veteran of the United States Army. He was of the Baptist Faith. Leon was preceded in death by his parents Kurt and Mary Hisle Evans.
Survivors include two sons, Michael Wayne Evans (Rosanne) of Mt. Sterling, KY; Lee Matthew Evans (Melissa) of Georgetown, KY; one daughter, Leslie Karen Hyatt of Frankfort, KY; a special cousin, Billie Sallee of Lexington, KY; two grandchildren, Hannah Hyatt and Jason Goodpaster. He was preceded in death by one sister, Beulah Evans.
Family services for Leon Evans will be at a later date. In Lieu of Flowers donations to Compassionate Care Center- Hospice 350 Isaacs Lane Richmond, Ky 40475
The Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home is handling arrangements.