February 05, 1934 - March 18, 2019
James "Lefty" Monroe Spears, 85, a resident of Osyka, MS., passed away on March 18, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his family
Visitation will be Monday March 25, 2019 from 10:00 AM until services at 12:00 PM at Hartman Jones Funeral Home. Rev. Milton Kliesh will officiate and burial will be in Osyka Cemetery
Mr. Spears was born on February 5, 1934 in Harahan, LA. He was the son of June B. Spears and Nova Gill Spears Ott
He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Sue K. Spears; a brother, June A. Spears and a son in law, Biddy Currier.
He is survived by one son, Jamie P. Spears of Kentwood, LA; two daughters, Beverly Currier of Osyka and Suzy Simmons (David) of Hammond, LA; four grandchildren, Rene' Carloss, Jennifer Simmons, Erin Simmons Alexander and Brooke Currier; five great grandchildren, Logan James Yawn, Payton Yawn, Monroe Alexander, Spears Alexander and Otis Simmons Alexander
Pallbearers will be Jon Carl Hammons, Troy Adams, James Kevin Kizer, Matt Phillips, Logan Yawn and Payton Yawn.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Heather Simmonds, Linda Brumfield, Barbara Brown, Peggy Tate, Deborah Williams.
Memorial gifts may be given to Osyka Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 152, Osyka, MS 39657