STEPHENVILLE - Pauline Spears, 92, of Stephenville, died Sunday, June 28, 2009, at her residence. She was a homemaker.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 1, 2009, at Lacy Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Craig Beman officiating. Burial will be at the West End Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 30, 2009, at Lacy Funeral Home. Online condolences can be made at

Mrs. Spears was born on July 15, 1916, to the late Joseph Andrew and Mabel Cobb Bursey in Bluff Dale. She married Steve C. Spears on June 17, 1933, in Weatherford.  He preceded her in death on Jan. 21, 1993.

Mrs. Spears was a member of the Graham Street Church of Christ.

Survivors include her sons, Bob Spears and wife, Connie of Phoenix, AZ and Donny Spears of Ft. Worth; a brother, J.A. Bursey, Jr. of Arlington; grandchildren, Phil Woods and Patricia Crawford; five great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Published June 30,2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune