F. A. Cearley
Medina, TN - F. A. Cearley, age 90, departed this life May 22, 2014.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2014 in the chapel of Replogle-Lawrence Funeral Home in Medina, TN with Minister Ray Hawk officiating. Burial will follow in Oakfield Cemetery in Oakfield, TN with Military Honors.
Mr. Cearley was born July 7, 1923 in Madison County, TN to the late William Arthur Cearley and Cornelia Ann Lewis Cearley and was educated in the county schools, graduating from Malesus High School. He was a veteran of World War II. Mr. Cearley was a retired farmer and loved fishing, hunting and gardening. He was a member of Campbell Street Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters and four brothers.
He leaves his wife of 72 years, Mary Cearley; three children, Billie Ann Collins (Jack), Steve Cearley (Linda) and Johnny Cearley (Molly); six grandchildren, Lora Lawrence (Jon), Ashley Jones, John Cearley, Mary Beth Daniel (Jeff), Bill Cearley (Jo Anna) and Stephanie Chism (Jeremy); three great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m. Monday, May 26, 2014 at the funeral home. Replogle-Lawrence Funeral Home, Medina, TN; (731) 783-3026.
Published in The Jackson Sun from May 25 to May 27, 2014
Replogle-Lawrence Funeral Home
303 East Church Avenue Medina, TN 38355