Anthony G. Evans, Jr.
Anthony G. Evans, Jr. aka “The Boss” was born to Agnes and Anthony Evans, Sr. on Dec. 25, 1969, in Houston, Texas, and received his Heavenly Wings on Aug. 26, 2017. He grew up and attended school in San Marcos and later transferred to Lockhart High School, where he graduated in May of 1989. He also attended Austin Community College in Austin, Texas, and Howard University in Washington, D.C.
He later received his CNA in Lockhart and he also worked with young people with special needs.
Anthony loved writing poetry and every Friday he would send a group text to his family that he called Today’s Word, and it was always just the right scripture and encouraging word that we needed to hear.
Anthony is survived by his longtime friend, Virgil Hendershot; his wife, Denise; son, Isaiah Yruegas; two granddaughters, Nevaeh and Amia Yruegas; his parents, Lawrence and Agnes Sneed; dad, Anthony Evans, Sr.; his siblings, Margo Williams (Phillip), Lawrence (Bill) Sneed, Jr., Quillan Sneed (Cara); Aunt Marlene Thurmond; Uncle Douglas Dennis; and a host of uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.
Anthony’s Homegoing Celebration is Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 at Mason Lone Oak Baptist Church, 1417 E. Fifth Street in Lockhart, Texas; viewing will be from 10 – 10:55 a.m. only, with the service at 11 a.m. Arrangements entrusted to Collins Funeral Home, 6867 Montgomery Drive, San Antonio, Texas 78239, (210) 657-2273.