Walter Evans, 81, March 10 in Rockwall. He was pastor of several Dallas Baptist Association congregations, including Ross Avenue Baptist Church in Dallas andFirst Baptist Church in Sunnyvale.
He retired as pastor of Talty Baptist Church in Crandall in 2013. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Rockwall.
He was preceded in death by three brothers—Fred, Lewis and Bill. He is survived by his wife, Robbie; son, Scott; daughters, Sandy Parlin, Sherry Packer and Shannon Coleman; brothers, James and Tom Evans, and Tom Bush; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.