Richard Huntoon Evans
January 1, 1985 - September 22, 2019

Richard Huntoon Evans of Spartanburg, SC departed this life on September 22, 2109 at age 34. He died of cardiac arrest while on family vacation at Bald Head Island, NC.

Richard was born in Spartanburg; he graduated from Spartanburg High School, obtained a technician certification from the Marine Motor Mechanics Institute in Orlanda, Florida, and earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of South Carolina Upstate. Richard’s passions included golfing, skiing, fishing, and all his friends benefited from his passion for a perfectly cooked steak. His greatest loves, however, were his children, Madison Leigh (Maddie, age 4) and Charlotte Elizabeth (Lottie, age 3 weeks).

Richard is also survived by his fiancee, Summer Deaton, his parents, Jennifer Evans and David Evans, his sister Whitney Evans and her husband Austin Crisp, his beloved dog Barney,and many friends and family who will miss his huge heart, big dreams and unfailing loyalty.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church in Spartanburg.

Nursery services will be available at the church for young children and the family will receive visitors in the parish hall after the service.

The family will be collecting stories and reminisces about Richard for his children; please send those to; Whitney Evans, 825 W Confederate Ave. Columbia, SC 29201 or bring them to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Madison and Charlotte Evans Education Fund by contacting Jason Seay at Edwards Jones ( or 864-576-3980. Checks can also be mailed to; Edward Jones, 1600 John B White Sr Blvd, Suite 1004, Spartanburg, SC 29301.


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