Danny Rawls

September 14, 1948, August 01, 2017

Myron Danny Rawls

Myron Danny Rawls, 68, of Evadale, died Tuesday, August 1, 2017. He was born on September 14, 1948, in Jasper, to Lucille Richards Rawls and Elton Rawls.  Danny served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam era where he received the Purple Heart, and later retired as a machinist from the papermill.

Survivors include his wife, Diana Rawls; children, Reverend Ed Rawls and his wife, Regina, of Orangefield; and Mike Rawls and Jessica Hobbs and her husband, Chuckie, all of Evadale; grandchildren, Evan Rawls and his wife, Brandi, of Nederland; Garyth Rawls and his wife, Brittany, of Kennedale; Kaleb Rawls and his wife, Madison, of Bridge City; Brittnee Carnes and her husband, Blake, of Fort Worth; and Kagen Rawls, Tori Hobbs, Shelbey Hobbs, Laney Hobbs, and Elynne Hobbs all of Evadale; five great-grandchildren; and sister, Nadia Martindale and her husband, Jeff, of Jasper. He is preceded in death by his parents; and daughter-in-law, Tiffany Rawls.

A gathering of Danny’s family and friends will begin at 10:00 a.m., with his memorial service at 11:00m a.m., Saturday, August 5, 2017, at Central Baptist Church, 120 PR 8325, Evadale. His committal was held at Broussard’s Crematorium, Beaumont.



490 Cemetery Road Silsbee, TX 77656
120 PR 8325, Evadale, Texas 77615
Saturday, August 05, 2017
10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.
120 PR 8325, Evadale, Texas 77615
Saturday, August 05, 2017
11:00 a.m.
5150 Stivers Street Beaumont, TX 77705

Comments (8)

  • Quincy Martindale

    06 August 2017 at 15:05 | #

    My uncle danny was a very special man. he loved my family just like we were his own and taught me a great lesson about the importance of family. he will be missed so much but never ever forgotten. his memorial service was absolutely perfect.. ed did a fantastic job talking about his dad; not sure that i could have done it. god bless all of the rawls family! i love you every one. q


  • Susan Wright

    05 August 2017 at 19:58 | #

    I have fond memories of our worship times with Danny and .diaNa at .beech grove BAPTIST church. I am grateful to Danny for the love, Attention, and time he gave to .Alex. Hugs and prayers for all.


  • Denise Bridgers

    03 August 2017 at 16:26 | #

    It says to "share a memory".
    I do not have "a" memory,
    I have a lifetime of memories. Precious, precious memories.


  • Bill Van Benthuysen

    03 August 2017 at 14:19 | #

    Mr. Rawls: A great husband, father, grandfather, great-grand father, patriot and friend. You will be missed but never forgotten.


  • Tommy Richards

    03 August 2017 at 01:17 | #

    Danny was an amazing man. I wish I could have spent more time with him. He made a difficult time much easier for me. He will be missed. Your entire family is in our prayers.


  • Stuart and Kathy Welch

    03 August 2017 at 01:13 | #

    We are so sorry for your loss. We know he will be missed greatly. Our prayers are with you all during this difficult time.


  • Linda Richards McCroskey

    03 August 2017 at 01:10 | #

    My heart is breaking for all of you,I know how hard this is. Danny was one of a kind always wanting to call me Auntie even though he was older than me. Always will remember that big burly smile,praying for comfort for all of ya.


  • Patti Richards Daws

    02 August 2017 at 22:13 | #

    Your family are in our prayers. Danny was such an amazing and loving person.


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