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“Our Thoughts & Prayers are still with you & your family ......David, Amy, Justin & Austin Morris ”
1 of 100+ | Posted by: Amy Morris

“As a mother of an 11 year old boy that was lost in a hunting accident last year, I want to send love and strength to this family. My son was lost 3...Read More »
2 of 100+ | Posted by: Bobbi Jo Corcoran - Dawsonville, GA

“I am so sorry to hear about your son. I can only imagine what you must be feeling. Time does heal. Hold close to each other and your faith ”
3 of 100+ | Posted by: Darrell Childress - Chappells, SC

“The Evans Family, We are related to Abby and send our deepest sympathies on the loss of John Michael. May his spirit always live close to your...Read More »
4 of 100+ | Posted by: Tracy and Nick Miller - Franklin, OH

“Brad, My thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of loss. Words can not express the pain that your family is going through but know that...Read More »
5 of 100+ | Posted by: Angie Kennemore Fortner - SC

“Mike and Heather, My prayers go out to you in this tragic time. Having a 10mth old of my own I can not imagine the pain that you are feeling. Keep...Read More »
6 of 100+ | Posted by: Angie Kennemore Fortner - SC

“I know that your hearts are broken, but I pray every day that God will mend them a little more. John Michael's life will be celebrated for the rest...Read More »
7 of 100+ | Posted by: Sheila P. - Due West, SC

“Heather and Mike,My prayers are with you...Today I saw Mike, and I gave him a poem that I wrote for you both in your loss of John Michael...May the...Read More »
8 of 100+ | Posted by: Juanita Pittman-Brown - SC

“Heather,My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in the loss of your son...May God give you comfort in each day to come...I will keep you...Read More »
9 of 100+ | Posted by: Juanita Pittman-Brown - SC

“Heather Mike Ashley, May the sun rise to warm your face May the wind always blow at your back May God hold you in his hands until we meet again ...Read More »
10 of 100+ | Posted by: Jackie Grimes Stevens - Hodeges, SC

“Heather and family, we're sorry for your tragic loss. Thinking of you and yours. ”
11 of 100+ | Posted by: Jamie Fort-Benedict & Family - NC

“I know I speak on behalf of the Gwd community when I say,our hearts & prayers go out to you!Please know that your God in heaven is always just a...Read More »
12 of 100+ | Posted by: Greenwood - Greenwood, SC

“Mike, I just wanted to let you, Heather and your family know how sorry I am for your loss. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you. I...Read More »
13 of 100+ | Posted by: Anna Camp - Easley, SC

“Heather, my heart goes out to you and your family. We were very sorry to hear about John Michael. You are in our thoughts and prayers.Tanya, Donnie...Read More »
14 of 100+ | Posted by: Tanya Osterberg - Geneva, OH

“Mike & Heather I am so sorry to hear about your loss. May God continue to heal your hearts each day.You and your family our in our prayers. love,...Read More »
15 of 100+ | Posted by: Brandy Bowie Fleming - WI

“Hey guys. I can only imagine the reason for taking him to heaven. The next time I hear of a child being rescued from a fire, I will know it was John...Read More »
16 of 100+ | Posted by: Gena Boggero - Greenwood, SC

“I am at a loss of words trying to express our deepest sympathy for you and your family for the tragic loss of your precious son, John Michael. I...Read More »
17 of 100+ | Posted by: Teresa Fogle - Abbeville, SC

“Dear Heather and Mike,I can't imagine how you are feeling. You have been in my thoughts and prayers since DeRhonda called me about the accident. I...Read More »
18 of 100+ | Posted by: Claudia and Dale Whiten - SC

“John Michael was a good friend to me I really had fun playing baseball with him. 2 Years ago my mom was taking me and Anna Grace to Bible School at...Read More »
19 of 100+ | Posted by: Johnathan Ellis

“Heather and MikeYou have been in our thoughts and prayers.Skip and Phyllis ”
20 of 100+ | Posted by: Phyllis E. Davis - Abbeville, SC

“I'm so sorry for your loss.....I went to school with John Michael. He was such a sweet guy. Your all in my prayers! ”
21 of 100+ | Posted by: Taylor Richey - Abbeville, SC

“Mike and Heather, You raised 2 of the most well behaved children We ever knew. Be proud and hold you head high. the lord will ease your heart. ”
22 of 100+ | Posted by: Don And Jennifer Rowell - SC

“To Brad Evans and Family,We are very sorry for your loss through such a tragic event. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers. Please let us...Read More »
23 of 100+ | Posted by: Rush Heating & Cooling, Inc. - SC

“Dear Mr. and Mrs Evans: I a 10 years old and in the antreville fire department with my daddy. I met John Michael at the water shuttle at cold springs...Read More »
24 of 100+ | Posted by: Dillon Morris Brantly - Abbeville, SC

“I work at 911 and wanted you to know this has hit us all hard in the public service community, EMS, 911 dispatch, fire, and law enforcement. We are...Read More »
25 of 100+ | Posted by: Sandy Purdy - Abbeville, SC

“Dear Evans family and Melva, you have my deepest sympathy at this difficult time. May the Lord bring you the peace and love that only he can do. He...Read More »
26 of 100+ | Posted by: Shannon Latham Brantly - SC

“Dear Evans Family,Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Paula & Shannon Dotson and the staff of Petty Funeral Home ”
27 of 100+ | Posted by: Paula Petty Dotson - Landrum, SC

“Mike and Heather & Melba Kay, We are so sorry to hear about your lost of John Michael. We just wanted to let you know that our thoughts and prayers...Read More »
28 of 100+ | Posted by: Rev. Robert Patton and Teresa - SC

“Dear Evans Family,Our hearts go out to you in your time of sorrow. May the comfort of God and the love of those around you help you through the days...Read More »
29 of 100+ | Posted by: Ronnie and JoAnn Myers - SC

“Evans Family, I have you in my thoughts and prayers. I went to school with John Micheal and I will greatly miss him. Sorry for your loss. ”
30 of 100+ | Posted by: Christian Lawton - Abbeville, SC

“Our hearts hurt for you and our prayers are with all of the family that God's love and peace will surround you. ”
31 of 100+ | Posted by: Rev & Mrs. Jerry Pickens - Sumter, SC

“You all are in our thoughts and prayers. Heather you took very good care of my grandmother while she was still on earth please know that she will...Read More »
32 of 100+ | Posted by: April Bowie Smith - Abbeville, SC

“Heather,I'm keeping you and your family in my prayers. God bless you all.Love, Kim ”
33 of 100+ | Posted by: Kim Hill - Ninety Six, SC

“Mike, Heather & AshleyPlease except our sincere sympathy durning this very diffulct time. Words just can't express how sorry we are that ya'll are...Read More »
34 of 100+ | Posted by: Linda Rosser Tiller - Abbeville, SC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time in your life. May God hold you close and help you through the pain. Know if there is...Read More »
35 of 100+ | Posted by: Eric Callaway - Anderson, SC

“Mike, Heather, and Ashley,I'm really really sorry about your loss.He will be missed greatly.We all know he is in God's hands now and is being taken...Read More »
36 of 100+ | Posted by: Kayla Cromer - SC

“Mike, Heather, Ashley & family,God is in control. He loves you & we do too! We will remember you in our prayers. Your loss is heaven's gain. A...Read More »
37 of 100+ | Posted by: Sanford & Susie - Abbeville, SC

“Our hearts ache with and for you all. May the Lord hold You all in the palms of his hands. We love you and will be praying for you, Mary, Ed, Hanna...Read More »
38 of 100+ | Posted by: Mary White - Abbeville, SC

“Heather,Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I am always here for you.Lyn ”
39 of 100+ | Posted by: Lyn (Darmer) Cothran - Abbeville, SC

“Mike and Heather, my family and I are sorry to hear of your loss. You all will be in our thoughts and prayers. ”
40 of 100+ | Posted by: Joel Harrison - SC

“I am so sorry for your loss of John Michael. Losing a child is the most painful experience a parent could ever face. My prayers are with you now and...Read More »
41 of 100+ | Posted by: Ouida Brownett - Morehead City, NC

“Heather, Mike & Ashley, My heart goes out to you during this tragic time. I pray for each of you & the rest of the family and friends each day. He...Read More »
42 of 100+ | Posted by: Whitney Stone - Abbeville, SC

“Mike, Heather and Ashley,My heart goes out to you in this most tragic time. You are very special to me and you are in my thoughts and prayers. Only...Read More »
43 of 100+ | Posted by: Craig Gagnon - Abbeville, SC

“We are sorry for your loss. John Michael was a sweet boy and will be missed greatly. We are praying for yall if we can do anything let us know.Love...Read More »
44 of 100+ | Posted by: Sunshine - Abbeville, SC

“I will keep all of you in my prayers. He will be missed greatly. ”
45 of 100+ | Posted by: Kaitlyn Smith - Abbeville, SC

“Mike, Heather and Ashley,We are so sorry to here about John Michael. He is going to be so missed... especially by me at WMS. Its so hard to even...Read More »
46 of 100+ | Posted by: Sandy Knox - Abbeville, SC

“We are so sorry. We are hurting for your family. Very sweet hearted & cute little boy. We remember Mike & John Michael helping work on a house with...Read More »
47 of 100+ | Posted by: Melody Coursey - abbeville, SC

“I am sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
48 of 100+ | Posted by: melissa turner - Donalds, SC

“Thoughts and Prayers are with you. Donnie ”
49 of 100+ | Posted by: Donnie McColl - Abbeville, SC

“With Love, Sympathy, and Friendship. Jan ”
50 of 100+ | Posted by: Jan Seigler Latham - Greenwood, SC

“Dear Brad and Evans Family, Please know that each of you are in our thoughts and prayers. May the Peace and Comfort that only God can give be yours....Read More »
51 of 100+ | Posted by: Phillip Caulder, Jr. - SC

“We hurt for you and pray God will give you strength to endure this pain and broken hearts. Please know that your Abbeville family loves you and cares...Read More »
52 of 100+ | Posted by: Bill & Janet Williams - Abbeville, SC

“We offer our deepest sympathy to all of the family.Dr. and Mrs. R. T. RubleErskine College and Seminary ”
53 of 100+ | Posted by: R. Ruble - Due West, SC

“Dear Mike and Heather,You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
54 of 100+ | Posted by: Todd and Sheryl Fleming - Donalds, SC

“Heather, I was so very sorry to hear about your son. If there is anything me or my family can do for you and your family please do not hesitate. We...Read More »
55 of 100+ | Posted by: Anita Weeks Tyler - Greenwood, SC

“My heart breaks. ”
56 of 100+ | Posted by: RENEE MCKEAGE

“Mike and Heather,So sorry about your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Howard,Heather,Colin and Evan ”
57 of 100+ | Posted by: Heather Slentz - Abbeville, SC

“Dear Heather, Mike and family,I can't say anything that you have not already heard. Please know that Ed and I have been praying for you from the...Read More »
58 of 100+ | Posted by: Amy Uldrick Andrews - Greenwood, SC

“Mike and Heather,You are in my prayers, I so loved that sweet boy....I pray that God will give you some comfort..If I can do ANYTHING during this...Read More »
59 of 100+ | Posted by: Penny Richey - Calhoun Falls, SC

“To John Michael from your classmate Harold Johnson I want you to know that Im gonna miss having you with me in class. May GOD be with you and your...Read More »
60 of 100+ | Posted by: Harold Johnson Jr - Abbeville, SC

“I DON'T KNOW THIS FAMILY BUT MY HEART AND PRAYERS GO OUT TO YOU. ”
61 of 100+ | Posted by: BETTY HAMBY - BELTON, SC

“Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time. May you be blessed with the love of friends and family, and find peace and comfort in their...Read More »
62 of 100+ | Posted by: May Weatherwax - Columbia, SC

“To John Michael's Family: Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with each one of you during this sad time in your life. Keep him in your...Read More »
63 of 100+ | Posted by: Nancy G Erwin - Abbeville, SC

“Michael, I cannot fathom the pain that you are feeling right now. Just know that we all are praying for you and your family. ”
64 of 100+ | Posted by: Brenda Anderson - Abbeville, SC

“Mike, Heather and family. We are so sorry for the loss of John Michael. You have been in our prayers and we will continue to pray for you during the...Read More »
65 of 100+ | Posted by: Ray and Syble Copelan - Abbeville, SC

“You are in our thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time. May the memories of joyful times comfort you in the coming days and for many...Read More »
66 of 100+ | Posted by: Lee & Crystal Collins - Greenwood, SC

“We are so sorry for your loss of your precious son. We lost our son in 1999 & we know how your hearts are aching. You both will be in our thoughts &...Read More »
67 of 100+ | Posted by: Andrew & Shelia Teasley - GA

“We are praying for all of you. We are at a loss for words.Andrea, Stacey, & Sydney Dawson ”
68 of 100+ | Posted by: Andrea & Stacey Dawson - SC

“Mike, Heather and all the familyWe are so sorry for your loss and we are praying for you all. ”
69 of 100+ | Posted by: Ron & Lynn Hilley - Abbeville, SC

“Your are in our prayers during this time. Friends and family can be there and comfort you all but look to Jesus most of all. Love and Prayers to all...Read More »
70 of 100+ | Posted by: Kathy and Dennis Scott - SC

“Words cannot even come close to expressing how truly sorry we are for your loss. We will be praying for you and lifting your family up to God,...Read More »
71 of 100+ | Posted by: Holden Family - greenwood, SC

“Mike, Heather, and family, our prayers are with you and have been since we first heard on Thurs. May God give you His comfort,peace, and strength...Read More »
72 of 100+ | Posted by: Betsy Dutton - SC

“Mike,Heather,and FamilyOur thoughts and prayers are with you all ”
73 of 100+ | Posted by: Bob& Vickie Bowie & Family - SC

“you are all in my thoughts and prayers please know that you have a special angel watch over you keep the faith only GOD knows why LOVE Mrs...Read More »
74 of 100+ | Posted by: sandra gilliam - abbeville, SC

“Heather, Mike and Ashley, I am so sorry to hear of your tragic loss. John Michael was the sweetest child and I can't imagine the heartache you must...Read More »
75 of 100+ | Posted by: Rachel Case - Greenwood, SC

“Mike,Heather,Ashley,&familyYour in our heart and prayer, in this your time of grieving. I know words can't confort much in times like these. The Lord...Read More »
76 of 100+ | Posted by: Linda & Randy McCord - Abbeville, SC

“Mike, Heather, Melva, Jr., Brad and all of your family members, we love you all and are praying diligently for you. Please know that you are loved by...Read More »
77 of 100+ | Posted by: Grace and Bobby Jones - SC

“we are sorry for your terrible loss may god be with you all we will remember you all in our prayers ”
78 of 100+ | Posted by: tim,natasha mccord - abbeville, SC

“Heather,Mike,Ashley,&family,We are so sorry for your loss. May God give you strength and comfort in the days ahead. Our thoughts & prayers are with...Read More »
79 of 100+ | Posted by: gail & reese smith - Abbeville, SC

“I am so sorry about what happened to John Michael. I was in two of his classes at WMS. He was a lot of fun to be around. He always made me laugh. Me...Read More »
80 of 100+ | Posted by: Carter McNeil - abbeville, SC

“Heather & Mike, I am so sorry for this terrible loss. You are in my heart & I think of you. May god surround you & keep you strong. I love you all! ”
81 of 100+ | Posted by: Roxanne Stone - Abbeville, SC

“Your family is in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. Ricky Young ”
82 of 100+ | Posted by: Ricky Young - Abbeville, SC

“Mike, Heather, and Ashley I just wanted to let yall know that me and beth have been praying for all of yall. Just think Daddy Hall and Mama Lib met...Read More »
83 of 100+ | Posted by: Ben, Beth, and Chase Henderson - SC

“Only God knows what you are going through at this time.But I still want you to know how sorry I am for your pain. Let friends and family be there and...Read More »
84 of 100+ | Posted by: Frances Jean Tucker - Abbeville, SC

“My deepest sympathy and love are with you during this tragic loss. Please know that so many of us share in your grief and pain and would do anything...Read More »
85 of 100+ | Posted by: Chanda Ferguson - Abbeville, SC

“Sorry for your great loss, may God comfort you as only He can. Many things we will not understand until we are with John Michael, but this is Heaven...Read More »
86 of 100+ | Posted by: Willie & Mary McCurry - SC

“Heather, I am so deeply sorry for your loss of John Michael. I can not begin to even imagine your grief at this time. I remember our days in the...Read More »
87 of 100+ | Posted by: Amy Lawson - Ninety Six, SC

“We are so sorry about the passing of John Michael. May God bring comfort to you and your family. You're family is in our thoughts and prayers. ”
88 of 100+ | Posted by: Jamie, Shannon, Emily and Anna Gilbert - SC

“Mike, and family.. I am so very sorry for your loss, I can't imagine the grief your feeling, I have always known you and thought of you as a very...Read More »
89 of 100+ | Posted by: Kim McMahan Ashley - SC

“"Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God:I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the...Read More »
90 of 100+ | Posted by: Matt & Violet Fisher - Abbeville, SC

“We were so saddened to hear about the loss of John Michael, our sincere thoughts and prayers go out to your family during this very difficult time....Read More »
91 of 100+ | Posted by: Bones and Joan Timmerman - SC

“Mike,Heather,AshleyOur prayers and thoughts are with you during your loss.Jack,Angie,Nikki and Andrew Henderson ”
92 of 100+ | Posted by: Angie - abbeville, SC

“I wanted to let you know how heavy my heart is with this tragic news. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. I hope fond memories of John Michael...Read More »
93 of 100+ | Posted by: Gretchen Bass - Raleigh, NC

“There are no words to offer that can tell you how truly sorry we are for your loss.May God bless you. You will be in our prayers.Debbie and Scott...Read More »
94 of 100+ | Posted by: Debbie Silk - Abbeville, SC

“Brad, Tim and I wanted you to know that we are thinking of you at this time. I met John Michael at Victory Baptist Church when Michael filled in...Read More »
95 of 100+ | Posted by: Tim and LeeAnne May - Greenwood, SC

“Heather and Mike,We are so very sorry about John Michael. We cannot image what you are going through right now. You are in our constant thoughts,...Read More »
96 of 100+ | Posted by: Angie Sykes - Abbeville, SC

“Mike and Heather, Our hearts are breaking for you! John Michael was such a dear boy, Joseph enjoyed the times when Mike brought him along to work,...Read More »
97 of 100+ | Posted by: Joseph & Anna Schrock - Myerstown, PA

“Dear Heather and Family, We are praying for all of you during this time and for the days ahead. Your precious child is home, in God's Heavenly Home...Read More »
98 of 100+ | Posted by: Hal and Sarah Cheek - Gray Court, SC

“Dear Family,Though I do not know you I was moved when I learned about your son. Please know that the Lord Jesus has been and will always be there...Read More »
99 of 100+ | Posted by: REV. Ray Boggs - Greenwood, SC

“From all of John Kay's co-workers, we extend our heart felt sorrow to the entire family Of John Michael.During times like these there is one you can...Read More »
100 of 100+ | Posted by: Smith & Waters Inc. - Ware Shoals, SC


John Michael Evans, 11, of Abbeville, SC, passed away on Thursday, July 9 after a tragic accident. He is the son of Michael and Heather Walker Evans of Abbeville. John Michael was a member of Ebenezer United Methodist Church and a rising 7th grader at Wright Middle School. He was a Junior Firefighter with Long Cane Fire Department. John Michael loved the outdoors. He loved camping, hunting, fishing, and just playing outside. His ultimate goal in life was to follow in his father's footsteps and become a Firefighter. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Cornelia Ashley Evans. John Michael is survived by his parents and sister, Ashley of the home; maternal grandparents, Melva and Johnny Kay of Abbeville and Michael R. and Brenda Walker of Greenwood; paternal grandfather, James B. Evans, Jr. of Abbeville; and a host of extended family and friends. Visitation will be held Saturday, July 11, 2009, from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Harris Funeral Home. The service will be held Sunday, July 12, 2009 at 3:00 pm in the Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. Barry Jacks, Rev. Randy Taylor, and Rev. Charles Sperry officiating. Burial will follow in Ebenezer United Methodist Church Cemetery with full fireman's honors. The family respectfully request memorial contributions in memory of John Michael be made to the John Michael Memorial Fund, c/o Palmetto Bank, 100 W. Greenwood, St. Abbeville, SC 29620. Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.harrisfuneral.com. HARRIS FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES is assisting the Evans Family.

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