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Obituary for Reva Eads Lear

Reva Eads Lear, age 83, of Berea, died Monday, July 17, 2017 at Hospice Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. She was a Pathfork, KY native (Harlan County) born August 1, 1933, daughter of the late George and Virginia Daniels Eads. Reva had been a resident of Berea and Madison County for most of her life. She was a retired press operator at Process Manufacturing, Inc., and attended New Hope Holiness Church.

Survivors include her husband, Robert Lear; 1 son, Mike Elliott (Eula); 2 sisters, Carolyn Moffitt and Mitzi Oplinger (Ronnie); 4 grandchildren, Curtis Elliott, Jr., Teresa Bussell, Sarah Cannon and Patrick Elliott; 4 great-grandchildren, Morgan, Lauren, Andrew and Jacob. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 5 siblings; Pauline King, Sally Saylor, Mary Jane Ondo, Maxine Howard and Everette Eads.

Visitation 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Thursday, July 20, 2017 at New Hope Holiness Church in Rockcastle County. Funeral service at the Church 11:00 AM Friday with Brother Robert Lee and Brother Everley Eads officiating. Graveside committal 2:00 pm Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the Saylor Cemetery, Pathfork, KY.

Reppert Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.

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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
New Hope Holiness Church

276G South Wilderness Trail
Mt. Vernon, KY 40456

Funeral Service




11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
New Hope Holiness Church

276G South Wilderness Trail
Mt. Vernon, KY 40456





2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Saylor Cemetery

Harlan County
Pathfork, KY 40863

Cemetery Details


Saylor Cemetery

Harlan County
Pathfork, KY 40863


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