Johnny Dear of Crystal Springs, died Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012.
Visitation will be 5 pm-8 pm Thursday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs and 10 am-11 am Friday at New Zion Baptist Church. Services will be 11 am Friday at New Zion Baptist Church with interment in Crystal Springs Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Services in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements.
Johnny was born on July 20, 1950 to Billie Neal Dear and J.R. Dear, both preceding him in death.
Survivors include: children. Rena’ Brent (Garland) of Crystal Springs, Kevin Dear (Tasha) of Crystal Springs, and Chase Dear of Brookhaven; brothers, Bob Dear of Hopewell and Scott Dear of Crystal Springs; grandchildren. Tyler Dear and Tristan Dear; and the mother of his children, Jeanene Dear.