Harold Evans, Navajo Code Talker

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Harold Evans, Navajo Code Talker

Birthplace: Chinle, AZ, United States
Death: May 14, 2002 (86)
Chinle, AZ, United States
Place of Burial: Chinle, AZ, United States
Managed by: Danny Franklin Drollinger
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About Harold Evans, Navajo Code Talker

Harold Evans

Birth: Apr. 13, 1916 Death: May 14, 2002

CHINLE, Ariz., — Services for Harold Evans, 86, will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 18 at the Chinle Catholic Church. Reverend Blane Grein, OFM will officiate. Burial will follow at a private family cemetery.

Evans died May 14, 2002. He was born April 13, 1916 in Chinle for the Bitter Water People Clan for the Tangle Waters People Clan.

Evans was a Navajo Code Talker with the U.S. Marines during World War II.

Survivors include his wife, Virginia Evans of Chinle; daughters Amy Denipah of Mesa, Ariz., Marie Redhouse of Many Farms, Ariz.; brothers Theodore Evans and Louis Jones, both of Chinle; sisters Jessie Gorman and Mary Mitchell, both of Chinle and seven grandchildren and nine great-granchildren.

Evans was preceded in death by parents Evangeline Evans and Annie Jones; brothers Paul Jones and William Jones and sister Frances June.

Pallbearers will be family members.

Rollie Mortuary is in charge of arrangements

Burial: Unknown Specifically: Family Land

Created by: Spyrose Record added: Aug 24, 2006 Find A Grave Memorial# 15482603


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Harold Evans, Navajo Code Talker's Timeline

April 13, 1916
Chinle, AZ, United States
May 14, 2002
Age 86
Chinle, AZ, United States
May 18, 2002
Age 86
Chinle, AZ, United States