William E. Dearing 85, Greenwood, passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2013.
He was born April 23, 1928, at Barren County, Ky., to the late Earl and Retta (West) Dearing. He married Jetta Faye Chism on Jan. 3, 1962, in Indianapolis, and she preceded him in death Oct. 17, 2011.
He owned and operated Kenny’s Transmission of Greenwood for many years.
Survivors include his sons, Christopher (Amelia) Miller of Greenwood and Kenneth Dearing of Florida; daughters, Shelley Mesler of Indianapolis and Deborah (Gary) McKillip of Brownsburg; brothers, Roger (Sue) Dearing of Greenwood and Harold (Beverly) Dearing of Indianapolis; and sisters, Betty Calvert of Indianapolis and Ruth Root of Dallas.
A funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday at Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 7602 Madison Ave., Indianapolis, with visitation from 4 to 8 p.m. today. Entombment will be in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.