Bernard Shields Scearce, 73, of 64 D and J Park Drive, Axton, VA died Thursday, March 21, 2013. He was born on November 13, 1939 in Henry County, VA to the late Edward Scearce and Alma Minter Scearce. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Edna Grant Scearce; sister, Irene Maxey and brothers, Cecil Scearce and James Scearce.
Mr. Scearce had worked in the Spinning Dept. at E. I. DuPont, Inc. before retiring.
Surviving are his sons, Jeffrey Dean Scearce and wife, Deborah of Martinsville, VA, Ronald Wayne Scearce of Stuart, VA and Bobby Gene Scearce and wife, Carolyn of Martinsville, VA; brother, Earl Scearce of Martinsville, VA and grandchildren, Trinity Scearce, Dean Scearce, Whitney Scearce Webb and Angela Scearce.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, March 29, 2013 at Norris Funeral Services Martinsville Chapel with Chaplain Rick Poland officiating. Entombment will be in the Roselawn Abbey. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., at the funeral home.
Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory, Martinsville, VA is serving the Scearce family.
Online condolences may be made at www.NorrisFuneral.com