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Ralph K. Spears

Ralph K. Spears, 89, of Argillite, Kentucky went to be with the Lord August 28, 2018 at his residence.

Mr. Spears was born in Wurtland, Kentucky a son of the late Arnold and Loraina Burke Spears.

He was retired from C&O and was a United States Army Korean War Veteran. He attended Argillite United Methodist Church.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Minnie Ellen Sarven Spears; four brothers Quinten Spears, Dean Spears, Kermit Spears, and Lars Spears; two sisters Carmel Bishop and Alice Cornette.

He is survived by

One son Paul Douglas and Judy Spears of Argillite, Kentucky

One brother

Earl and Helen Spears of Argillite, Kentucky

One sister

Bonita Porter of Phoneix, Arizona

Six grandchildren

Brian (Amber) Spears, Jennifer (Josh Willis) Messer, Lori Reedy, Taylor Spears, Josh (Rhonda) Barker, Chris (Alisa) Barker

Eight great grandchildren

Hailee, Natalie, Grace, Matthew, Camron, Deliah, James, and Mark

several nieces and nephews and a good friend and companion for the last few years Linda Browning of Olive Hill, Kentucky.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 am on Friday August 31, 2018 at Reed Funeral Home in Greenup, Kentucky by Pastor Chris Bellew. Burial will be in Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods, Kentucky. Visitation will be from 6:00 – 8:00 pm on Thursday and one hour before the service on Friday. Condolences may be made at

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