Ashley Spears, age 68, of Greenbrier, Ark., passed away Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010 in Two Rivers, Alaska.
He was born on Dec. 27, 1941, in Holcomb, Mo., to the late Howard and Ruby Spears.
Ashley had a 33 year career with railroads. After his retirement he spent many happy years with family and friends. His passion was hunting and collecting antique automobiles. Ashley was of the Methodist faith and very active in his church.
He is survived by his wife Ann, of 33 years; a sister, Jonelle Crawford and husband, Ronnie, of Kennett, and numerous other relatives and dear friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Phillip, Billy, and Jerry Wayne Spears.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., today, Tuesday, Aug. 31, at Damascus United Methodist Church with Rev. Mark Duncan officiating.
Burial was in the Clement Cemetery at Grapevine, Ark.
Roller-McNutt Funeral Home, 115 South Broadview, Greenbrier, Ark., (501) 679-2575, was in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Clement Cemetery perpetual care fund, 1816 Grant 192 Grapevine, AR 72057.