Elton Vern “Bugs” Spears, 83, of Levelland passed from this life on November 12, 2022. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Wednesday, November 16, 2022, at Krestridge Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am on Thursday, November 17, 2022, in the Krestridge Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in the City of Levelland Cemetery.
He was born October 3, 1939 in Afton, Texas to Arlie and Corine Spears. Bugs owned and operated Spears Pump Co., and later B&J Irrigation.
Bugs was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, Loy Spears and Arnold Spears.
He is survived by his wife, Jeannie Spears of Levelland; daughter, Debbie Gipson and husband Jeff of Levelland; son, Terry Spears and wife Patti of Levelland; grandchildren, Chandra (Jerad)Mitchell of Arizona, Trista (Chris) Barbour of Colorado, MacKinze Spears of Levelland, Sierra Atchison (Aaron) of Sundown and Kazzi Spears of Levelland; step-grandchildren, Chase (Ashley) Gipson of Seattle and Alex (Shane) Slinkard of Louisiana; great grandchildren, Grayson Freeman, Eowyn Barbour, Eleanor Barbour; brother and sisters, Frankie Pond, Jack Spears, Geneva Spears and B.J. Sandhop.
In lieu of flowers, please make a memorial contribution to: Austin Street Church of Christ, P.O. Box 536, Levelland, Texas 79336
Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Krestridge Funeral Home. (806) 897-1111