Rex Allen Evans, 69, of Petersburg, W.Va., died Friday, Sept. 9, 2022, at his home.

Born June 17, 1953, in New Market, Va., he was a son of the late Paul Jacob Evans and Susie Jean (Whetzel) Evans.

He is survived by one brother, David P. Evans (Sharon) of Maysville, W.Va.; one sister, Donna Jean Palmer (Robert Medley) of Gaithersburg, Md.; three nephews, David P. Evans Jr. (Billie Jo) of Maysville, Curtis Palmer (Kelsey) of Knoxsville, Md. and Keith Palmer (Michelle) of Germantown, Md.

Rex was a carpenter by trade and his entertainment was music.

There will be a private family gathering at a later date.

Arrangements are by Schaeffer Funeral Home, Petersburg. Condolences to the family may be made at