Mr. Wilburn F. Evers "Bo" Resident of Lubbock
Wilburn "B0" Frederick Evers passed away Monday 9/13/21, at his home, in Lubbock Texas. He was born June 30, 1924 to the Late Jesse Ree Evers and Thelma Estelle McBride Evers in Harleton, Tx. As many young men did during WWII, Bo also served his country. August 4, 1943 he joined the Navy. As Ship's Cook First Class Bo was incharge of feeding all branches of the military stationed in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii serving more than 5,000 troops at each meal. January 16, 1944 he married his sweetheart Hazel Bernice Mote in Paducah, Texas. It was not long before the couple had 3. Bo worked his entire life and was able to retire from Lubbock Building Products to pursue his most favorite hobby, fishing as an avid fisherman and hunter he spent countless hours outdoors. He loved to fish and did so with all of his family and most of his friends. Bo is preceded in death by his wife Bernice Evers, his son Dougles Evers, 4 brothers, and 1 Sister. Bo is survived by his son Tomie C. Evers of Armstrong, MO, his daughter Phyllis A. Evers Jolly, of Midland, Tx. He is also survived by 3 sisters, 9 grandchildren, 13 great-great grandchildren and 8 great-great-great grandchildren. Graveside services will be held at 11am, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park. The family will receive friends starting at 9:30 prior to services Grace Funeral Care.
Many laughs were shared when Uncle Bo was around. My favorite personal connection is we are birthday buddies. He always told me I was a day older than him as my birthday came a day before his! Never mind, that I was born so many years after him!
May peace and comfort be with all of the family and friends who love and will miss him.
Cindy Boss Sep 20 2021 9:01 PM
Oh the memories we made together!!! There are very few things of my childhood memories that don't have you in them!! All of the wisdom you had, and that laugh of yours will never be forgotten!! You will be greatly missed but your legacy will carry on for decades to come!! I love you Uncle Bo 💖💖
Lauren “DeiDei” Lusk Sep 20 2021 4:13 PM
Bo was one of a kind- though I didn't know him long I loved him. Such a joyful and kind man. I was blessed to know him. He will be missed. Thank you for your service Bo, and thank you for the opportunity to know and serve you.
Mindy McDonald Sep 20 2021 11:39 AM
I have great memories of my Dad, Uncle Bo, Uncle Jr. And our families visiting and laughing from my childhood. Uncle Bo called my Mom, Viola Evers and made her day with his talks. Prayers to ya'll as you learn to live with this change. Uncle Bo will be remembered fondly.
Patie Evers Daugherty Sep 17 2021 9:08 PM
No was like a father to me. We spent many nights around a camp fire on fishing trips and a lot of cold mornings on duck ponds .I have so many memories from the last fifty years. No was the best fisherman I have ever fished with. He was a great hunter also. More than any thing he was one two great men that I have known. One was my dad the other was no .I was bleat to know him.
Jack maxey Sep 15 2021 5:20 PM
No had a special way of saying my name and all I have to do is close my eyes and listen and I can hear him say it.
I am going to miss him so much. He was my fill-in Dad because my dad died so long ago.
Sweet sweet man 💜
Mary Fatooh Sep 15 2021 2:22 PM
Sweetest man. Loved to hear his stories and he had a great smile and infectious laugh. He was a wonderful uncle.
Renate Evers Jeffcoat Sep 13 2021 7:19 PM