Fred Mears, 80, of Mabton died Sunday in Yakima. Mr. Mears was born in Yellville, Ark.
Survivors include his wife, Nancy; two sons, Kevin Mears and Colin Mears; two sisters, Dottie Clark of Grandview and Mary Heinle of Salem, Ore.; a brother, Jim Mears of Grandview; a grandson and four great-grandchildren.
Viewing will be from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.