Army SPC Jeremy Daniel Evans

SPC Jeremy Daniel Evans, passed away on October 2, 2023, near Ft Wainwright Alaska. Jeremy, as he was known to many in his home town, was born March 31, 2000. Jeremy attended Gibbs High School in Corryton, TN before enlisting in the U.S. Army as a private. Jeremy was a blessing in everyone’s lives, with his funny, kind hearted personality. He also enjoyed working on his cars, playing video games, and spending time with family and friends. Jeremy and his wife Sloane both grew up in Corryton, TN, and both participated in the Gibbs High School Marching Band. Jeremy served in Korea, and he had many amazing stories of his time there. He wrote incredible letters home to Sloane detailing the antics of his fellow Soldiers and the scenery in the area.

The U.S. Army recognized Jeremy for his honorable service with the Army Achievement Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, and the Army Overseas Ribbon.

After graduating basic training, he was then stationed at Ft Wainwright Alaska, where he was assigned to a training rotation in Korea. Jeremy returned home and married Sloane Perry on August 4th, 2021, where they later settled in North Pole, Alaska.

Jeremy is survived by his wife, Sloane, mother Angela Evans, sisters Kathleen Cantrell and Ezree Evans, his grandparents Robert and Candace Beck, as well Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews and his in-laws.