Rayford Lloyd “Bear” Miears Sr. was born on December 29, 1951, in Artesia, California, to parents Raymond and Aubrey Cook Miears. He died on August 5, 2018, at his home in Hermiston, Oregon, at the age of 66 years.
Bear has lived in the Hermiston, Oregon, area since the 1980s. He had a love for motorcycles, especially Harleys, and for his many friends who he enjoyed sharing stories with. Bear enjoyed playing poker and cherished spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his sons Ray and his wife Regina, and Tim and his wife Josie; mother Aubrey; brother Gene; sister Shelly; grandchildren Carlos, Miranda, Josiah, Brandon and Stephanie; and numerous nieces and friends.
Bear was preceded in death by his father.
In memory of Bear, honor him by going for a ride.
A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. at Burns Mortuary chapel, Hermiston, Oregon.
Please sign the online condolence book at burnsmortuaryhermiston.com
Burns Mortuary of Hermiston, Oregon, is in care of arrangements.