Donald Earnest Bearden
October 20, 1943 ~ January 27, 2012
Funeral services for Donald Bearden, 68, of Lone Star will be 2:00 P.M., Tuesday,January 31 at Reeder-Davis Chapel in Hughes Springs with Bro. Ron Dyess officiating. Burial will follow at Bradfield Chapel Cemetery near Daingerfield under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home, Inc. Mr. Bearden was born October 20, 1943 and passed away Friday, January 27, 2012 at a Longview hospice. He was a construction worker at Brown and Root. He was preceded in death by two wives Virginia Bearden and Brenda Bearden; three brothers R.V., Billy and Johnny Gilmore. He is survived by his wife Ethel Bearden of Lone Star; four sons Matthew Bearden and Larry Bearden both of Lone Star, Bobby Bearden of Linden and Alvin Bearden of Longview; two daughters Christy Tarbutton of Lone Star and Karen Bearden of Allen; three brothers David Gilmore, of Avinger, Sylvester Gilmore of Daingerfield and James Bearden of Lone Star; 31 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M. Monday evening at the funeral home.