He leaves behind his wife of 66 years, Cheerie; three sons, Samuel D. of Clearwater, Fla., Greg of Westmimister, Calif., and Rodeney of Pensacola, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one sister, June Shaw; and three brothers,,, John, Jack and Wayne O'Rear. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Visitation will be from 6 until 9 p.m. today, April 19, 2013, at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Collins-Burke Chapel. Burial will follow at Walker Memory Gardens.
If you wish to send flowers, please send them to the funeral home at 303 Oakhill Road, Jasper, AL 35504.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571