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Justice Spears, 93, Burkesville, KY (1925-2018)

Justice "Jet" Spears, age 93, of Burkesville, KY, passed away on Saturday, December 15th, 2018, at NHC Health Care in Glasgow, KY.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at 2pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Burkesville, KY, with Bro. Charles Huddleston officiating. Burial will follow in Pruitt Cemetery.

Visitation is requested on Monday, December 17, 2018 from 5pmCT till 9pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

Jet was born on September 05, 1925, in Cumberland County, KY to the late Andrew Spears and Lora Mae Pruitt Spears. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Lela Spears, and five daughters, Lisa Faye Spears, Anna Joyce Spears, Ruby Loyce Spears, Barbara Pearl Guffey, and Dorothy Avo Scott.

Survivors Include:
  • Eight Children- Lyle Spears and wife Judy, Johnny Spears, Curtis Spears, Danny Reed Spears, Joe Spears, and Jackie Spears all of Burkesville, KY, Larry Spears and wife Mary of Shelbyville, IN and Dyonn Bullis and husband Ralph of Roseville, Michigan
  • 27 Grandchildren
  • 50 Great Grandchildren
  • 12 Great Great Grandchildren
  • Special Friend and caretaker- Kayla Anderson
  • Ahost of other relatives and friends

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home is in charge of funeral arrangements. Online condolences at

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Justice Spears, 93, Burkesville, KY (1925-2018)

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