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Zelma Beatrice (Bea) Spears, 86, Burkesville, KY (1934-2020)

Mrs. Zelma Beatrice "Bea" (Long) Spears of Burkesville passed away Wednesday, November 11, 2020, at her residence in Burkesville, Kentucky. She was 86 years old.

The funeral service for Mrs. Zelma Beatrice "Bea" (Long) Spears will be conducted at 11amCT on Saturday, November 14, 2020, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main St, Burkesville, KY, with burial to follow in the Scott Cemetery in Cumberland County, Kentucky.

The family will receive friends after 5pmCT on Friday, November 13, 2020, at Norris-New Funeral Home, until the funeral hour on Saturday.

She was born on January 27, 1934. She is survived by her husband, Franklin Spears of Burkesville, Kentucky, her son, Ben (Darlene) Spears of Burkesville, Kentucky, and her grandchildren, Bryan Spears, Kristen (Ben) Drazenivich.

Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky is honored to be in charge of all the arrangements. Online condolences at

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Zelma Beatrice (Bea) Spears, 86, Burkesville, KY (1934-2020)

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