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Gene Bevis (7-12-19) service 7-14-19

Gene E. Bevis, 80, of Adamsville, died on Friday, July 12.
He was born in Hardin County, the son of the late George Jackson Bevis and Sarah Emeline Benson Bevis. He was united in marriage to Mary Franks, who survives.
Mr. Bevis had worked for the City of Savannah and was a farmer.
In addition to his wife, Mary of Adamsville, he is survived by his sons, Charles Brown and Gene Brown; sisters, Hazel Holloway and Molly Word; two grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Gene Edward Bevis Jr.; brothers, Clarence Bevis, Walter Bevis and Ernest Bevis; and sisters, Effie Stricklin, Elsie Franks, Delsie Holcomb and Deloise Bevis.
Services were held on Sunday, July 14, at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Savannah with Patrick Godwin officiating. Burial followed in Neill Cemetery at Savannah.