Mrs. Jean Georgiana Mears


Mrs. Jean Georgiana Mears, 87, of Nancock Gardens, Onancock, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, at Heritage Hall Nursing Center in Nassawadox.

Born Jan. 6, 1931, in Exmore, she was the daughter of the late Samuel Bernard Turner and Estelle Pearson Barger. Mrs. Mears was a bookkeeper for the former Eller Tire Company, and later for Moore’s Trucking.

Her family includes a daughter, Hope G. Moore, of Onancock; a son, Carlton Hart, of Nassawadox; three grandchildren, Gina Taylor and her husband, Willie, Sean Hart and his wife, Crystal, and Devin Moore, who predeceased her in 2013; three greatgrandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and late brother, S.J. Turner.

To honor her wishes, no public services will be held; however, the family welcomes friends who wish to visit at this time.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (or http://

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Arrangements were made by the Williams-Onancock Funeral Home.

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