J.W. Spears, 80, of Burkesville, KY passed away on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at Cumberland County Hospital. He was born on August 9, 1938 in Cumberland County, KY to the late Dewey and Cora Pearl Branham Spears.
J.W. was a former employee of American Testing and Engineering Corporation and Arco Mining. He was a member of Waterview Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 4 siblings: Aldon (Mary Kate) Spears, Ruth (Calvin Coolidge) Humphrey, Margoline (Junior) McMahan and her 2nd husband Steve Holmes, and 1 infant sister, Betty Spears.
1 Brother- Everet Keith Spears & wife Wanda of Burkesville, KY
2 Sisters- Jewell Vandagriff of Manchester, TN; Barbara Melton & husband Ruel of Burkesville, KY
Special Family- Gail Cain of Burkesville, KY, Cinda Kay Hurt of Bowling Green, KY, and Patty Rush of Ocala, FL, Jerry S. Rutherford of Burkesville, KY, Chris Huckleby of Indiana, Erica Cain & Dr. Taylor Smith
A host of other relatives & friends
Funeral Service: Thursday, July 4, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY
Burial: Leslie Cemetery
Visitation: Wednesday, July 3, 2019 from 3 P.M. until 9 P.M. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home