Fears obit

Barbara R. Fears, 76, of Greenwood, died Friday, December 2, 2016 at Southeast Alabama Medical Center.

Barbara was born in Steubenville, OH to the late Homer and Iona McMillian Alvis on December 31, 1939. She later moved to Greenwood where she was a secretary for Sunland.

She was preceded in death by her son, Joe Randall “Buddy” Harlow and daughter, Laura Beth Harlow Leigh.

She is survived by her husband, Roland Fears; daughters, Libby Ann Nichols, Lisa Brook Wyatt and Traci L. Fears; brother, Richard Alvis; sisters, Marjorie Singletary and Theta Lolley; 12 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at Lovedale Baptist Church with Dr. Steve Canada officiating. Interment at 2 p.m. in Calloway Cemetery with James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel directing.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel.