Charles Oscar Evers, 77, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013. He was a native of Emerson and a resident of Covington, La., for the past 18 years.

He was the beloved husband of the late Angela Maria Piolo Evers; and the late Maxine Evers, the mother of his children. He was also preceded in death by brothers Ray Evers and Herbert Evers and by sisters, Eunice Talley, Mattie Clair Kyle McMullin, Nettie Jewel Watson, Mary Evers, Margaret George and Ella Faye McIlveene.

Survivors are his children, Charles “Eddie” Evers and wife Beverly of Luling, La., and Donna E. Eymard and husband Mitch of Larose, La.; step-children, Glen Vinson and wife Joy and Mark Vinson of Covington; grandchildren, Chad Eymard, Carly Eymard, Sarah Evers, Seth Evers, Eric Evers and Damien Vinson; siblings Harold Evers, Ruth Kyle, Clifford Evers, Carlos Evers and Patsy Greene; and a special friend, Yvonne Dominque Petitfils.

Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at E.J. Fielding Funeral Home Inc., 2260 W. 21st Ave. in Covington. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time. Burial will follow in Pinecrest Memorial Gardens under the direction of E. J. Fielding Funeral Home of Covington. A reception will follow at Pilgrim’s Rest Baptist Church, 20116 Hwy. 1081 (Barker’s Corner), in Covington.

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer donations to Pilgrim’s Rest Baptist Church Building Fund, Covington, LA.

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Published: 02/07/2013