Mr. Blake Fears

Published 7:43 pm Friday, July 13, 2018

LANETT — Mr. Blake Fears, a resident of Lanett, Ala., died Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at his residence.  Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 12 noon from Mt. Hermon Baptist Church, 1601 Magnolia Road, Lanett, with Dr. Lamar D. Johnson, pastor/officiant and Pastor Tanda Joy Canion, eulogist, presiding. Interment with military honors will follow in Pine Hill Cemetery in Lanett. Davis Memorial Mortuary, Valley, is directing.  Public viewing is scheduled for Monday, July 16, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. EDT  at Davis Memorial Mortuary Chapel.

During his youth, Mr. Fears became a member of Mt. Hermon Baptist Church.  After marrying the love of his life, Brenda Huguley, he became a faithful volunteer at St. James Baptist Church.  He also volunteered and developed a personal relationship with Christ at Faith Congregational Church.

Mr. Fears served his country in the U.S. Army, receiving an honorable discharge.  His survivors include:  his loving and dedicated wife, Brenda Fears; daughters Shemicka Fears, Kimberly Fears and Carleka Huguley; his loving mother, Mary Lizzie Fears; three sisters, Annie (the late Willie) Hall, Rebecca (Eugene) Bailey and Tanda (Michael) Canion; grandchildren Maurice Fears, Shaerquavious Huguley, Canseco Huguley and Dextreion Shealey; a favorite uncle, Robert Fears; a special caregiver, Rita Hightower-Bass; a special child (his beloved pet), Tiny Fears; and a host of nieces and nephews, including a special nephew, Marcellous Benton, other loving relatives and friends.

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