John E. “Ed” Eviston, 78, died Monday, June 16, 2014, in New Whiteland. He was a resident of New Whiteland.
Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth (Franklin) Eviston of New Whiteland; three children, Liz (Roger) Eversole and Kathy Eviston, both of New Whiteland, and Julie Tansy of Indianapolis; two sisters, Barbara Jackson of Florida and Mary (Don) Brown of Pittsboro; seven grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Theodore and Barbara (Haynes) Eviston.
A funeral service will be conducted at 4 p.m. Friday at New Whiteland Baptist Church, 520 Sawmill Road, New Whiteland. Visitation will be from noon until service time Friday at the church. Burial will be at Acton Cemetery.
Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, is handling arrangements.