Willard ‘Pap’ Evans observes 102nd birthday

The family of Willard “Pap” Evans of Pine Bluff recently celebrated his 102nd birthday with a reunion.

Born April 23, 1912, at Hazelhurst, Miss., Evans is a son of the late Ida and Robert Evans. He is the father of Ray E. Evans of Itta Benna, Miss., and the late Sidney A. Evans Sr.

Evans retired from Pine Bluff Sand and Gravel Co. He enjoys playing dominoes and spending time with his grandchildren.