Barrett Slade Spears
Barrett Slade Spears was born Sept. 10, 1974, in Little Rock, and passed away Monday, Oct. 14.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Joseph Benjamin Spears and Verta Lou Reynolds Spears; his maternal grandfather, Ernest I. Williams Sr.; and an uncle, Ernest I. Williams Jr.
Barrett is survived by his parents, Donald M. Spears and Nell Williams Spears, of Little Rock; a sister, Molly Bea Spears Smith (David), of Long Island, New York; his maternal grandmother, Elwanda Lucille Mccleskey Williams, of Little Rock; an uncle, Bob Williams (Diane), of Malvern; an aunt, Janet Williams Johnson (Denny), of Fayetteville; and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. at J.A. Funk Funeral Home in Malvern on Friday, Oct. 18, followed immediately by a funeral service. Officiating will be Ricky Kimzey, with assistance by Curtis Cross, and Lou and Billy Carter. Music will be provided by Pamela Cross.
Pallbearers will be Brashawn Snow, Allen Sealy, Jarred Mcmillion, Andre Hollis, Bruce Lockett, and Demetrick Denton.
Online guest book: jafunkfuneralhome.com.
Family Comments: The family would like to express their gratitude to Curtis and Pamela Cross and the staff at Central Arkansas Disabilities. A special thanks goes to Pam George, of Little Rock, and Donna Dobson of Bryant.