Bro. Donald Paul Breshears, 73, of Star City, passed away October 16, 2020 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.
He was born September 22, 1947 in Hot Springs to the late Fred and Pauline Grisham Breshears.
Bro. Don was a veteran of the Vietnam War, serving with the United States Navy, where he was a hospital corpsman. He was a member of Pleasant Ridge Missionary Baptist Church at Rison, where he was the current Pastor and was retired maintenance from Star City School District. Bro. Don loved his Lord, family and church.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, Brett Dale Breshears and Kevin Breshears; and a sister, Paula Kay Pihlak.
Survivors include his wife, Jeanne Breshears of Star City; two sons, Andrew Scott (Amy) Breshears of Pine Bluff and Steven (Erika) Breshears of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; two daughters, Jennifer Dawn Breshears Plumlee of Conway and Carrie Ann (Matt) Breshears Teague of Monticello; two brothers, Bro. Farrell (Glenda) Breshears of Hamburg and Jerry Steven Breshears of Mulberry; three sisters, Elaina (Ides) Evans of Alma, Sharon Ruth (Jerry) Nixon of Mountainburg and Martha Louise (Larry) Walker of Alma; grandchildren, Jackie Breshears, Zane Breshears, Ryan Breshears, Brittany and Heath Breshears, Hope Cater, Logan Plumlee, Cameron Teague, Rachel Teague, and a grandchild on the way; and 3 great-grandchildren, Ryan Gabriel Breshears, Joseph Isaiah Breshears and Shawn Ezekiel Breshears.
Funeral services will be held Monday, October 19, at 2 p.m. at Pleasant Ridge Missionary Baptist Church with Bro. Farrell Breshears and Bro. Doney Blackerby officiating. Visitation is Sunday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Griffin Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery. Masks are required at the visitation, church and the graveside.
Pallbearers are Keith Breshears, Alan Breshears, Cameron Teague, Logan Plumlee, Zane Breshears, Heath Breshears and Matt Teague.
Memorials may be made to: Pleasant Ridge Missionary Baptist Church, c/o Church Treasurer Carrie Teague, 151 McKnight Drive, Monticello, AR 71655.
Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.