John W. Evans V, 16

JUNE 19, 1995-MAY 23, 2012

May 25, 2012

John Wesley Evans V, 16, of Front Royal, Va., died Wednesday, May 23, 2012, in Warren County, Va.

John was born June 19, 1995, in Winchester, Va.

He was a junior at Skyline High School in Front Royal. After school, Johnny worked part time at Jack Evans Chevrolet as a car detailer.

He was an avid car enthusiast, sports fan and outdoorsman. Johnny enjoyed driving his Monte Carlo and spending time with family and friends.

Surviving are his parents, John W. Evans IV and Michelle Bowers Evans; paternal grandparents, John W. “Jack” Evans III and Yvonne Evans of Front Royal; maternal grandparents, David and Barbara Bowers of Front Royal; one brother, Ian Evans; one sister, Mia Evans; and numerous cousins, aunts and uncles.

The family will receive friends Monday, May 28, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Maddox Funeral Home, Front Royal.

A funeral service will be Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Front Royal Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Rachel Crumley officiating. Burial will follow in Prospect Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Josh Williams, Levi Simmons, Jarrod Bowers, Ryan Horgan, Chase Merrick, Grayson Partlowe and Bret Partlowe.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Warren County Sheriff’s Office DARE and Youth Camp Fund, ATTN: Linda Rosser, 23 E. Jackson St., Front Royal, VA 22630.

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