Ronald Spears entered into eternal rest at his mother's residence in Zachary, Louisiana on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 surrounded by his family. He was a 68-year-old Georgia Pacific retiree. Visitation at Miller & Daughter Mortuary, Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 5-7pm; visitation resumes at New Pilgrim B.C., Rev. Derrick T. Williams, pastor on Friday, May 17, 2019 from 9am until service at 11am conducted by Rev. James Morrise; interment at Southern Memorial Gardens. Survivors include his devoted wife, Alice Spears; loving mother, Virginia Spears; children, Beverley J. Spears, Rhonda J. Spears-Patt (Darius) and Justin Spears; stepchildren, Tonya Williams Sims and Terrance Williams (Evelyn); siblings, Wayne E. Spears, Connie Thornton (Bruce) and Carl Spears (Ethel); grandchildren, Jesse and Justis Spears, Eric Haugabrook, Jayla and Tenia Williams; other relatives and friends; preceded in death by his father, Jesse Spears Sr.; sister, Beverly Spears; grandparents; father/mother-in-law, Louis and Alice Williams; and sister-in-law, Victoria Spears. He was a member of Rose Hill Church, Port Allen, Louisiana.
Published in The Advocate from May 14 to May 17, 2019.