Freddy Odell Sears, 81, of Poolville, passed away Feb. 2, 2017.
He was born Jan. 22, 1936, in Whitt, to John Ertis and Ozlla (Hinshaw) Sears. Freddy married Mary Opal Poynor on Dec. 23, 1958, in Weatherford. He served three years in the United States Army. Fred was retired from Poolville ISD after 27 years of faithful service as bus driver and maintenance man (The best job I ever had).
He loved fishing, hunting, camping, gardening and his chickens, cats and dogs. Life will not be the same without him.
Fred was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Bill and John; and grandson, Daniel.
He is survived by his wife, Mary; three sons, Shannon, Tim and Doug; four daughters, Kathy Martin (Les), Lacey Stroud (Ron), Jeanie Edwards, and Patty Sain (Rickey); grandchildren, Chad (Jaclyn), Chase, Danielle, Murphey (Eugene), Kaden, Clay, and Landrey; great-grandchildren, Grayson, Garin, Harley, Hayden, Ellason and Nash.
Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. Sunday afternoon at Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel. Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Monday at Poe Prairie Cemetery in Millsap.
Published on February 3, 2017