Services for Mr. John Ander Spears will be held 11 am, Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Milling Funeral Home of Sebastopol with burial in the High Hill Cemetery. Bro. Don Cook and Bro. Ricky Boler will officiate. 

 

Visitation will be held 5-8 pm, Monday, August 5, 2019 at the funeral home. 

 

Mr. Spears, 85, of Union, Died on August 4, 2019. 

 

Survivors include three  Daughters: Kathy O'neal and husband Chuck of Sebastopol; Lisa Graham and husband Jeff of Sebastopol; and Susan Thrash and husband Danny of Sebastopol; six Grandchildren ; 20 Great-grandchildren; two Great-great grandchildren; one Sister: Linda Sue Roundtree of Philadelphia; and Special brother-in-law: Sandy Mowdy of Sebastopol 

 

He is survived by several nieces and nephews. 

 

Mr. Spears was preceded in death by his wife, Ruthie Spears. 

 

He served in the United States Army from December 1956- December 1962.

 

After the Army, he made a career in Poultry Farming. He spent 23 years in the shipping department at US Motors. 

 

Mr. Spears was a lifetime member of High Hill Baptist Church and very instrumental in organizing the Dixon Fire Department. 

 

Pallbearers are Bradley Ferguson, Johnathan Ferguson, James Crapps, Billy Lewis, Chris Spears, and Buzz Mowdy.