Monument on I-85

A section of Interstate 85, from mile marker 131 to 133 north and south lanes, will be dedicated to Edward Monroe "Eddie Roe" Evans at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Jackson County Sheriff's Department. A monument to the former Jackson County deputy is on I-85 in the south lanes between the Jefferson and first Braselton exits, where Evans was killed in the line of duty Nov 4, 1994. Evans was a Jackson County deputy for years before his death.


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