(Oct. 18, 2004)
Memorial services will be held Sunday, Nov. 14 at 2 p.m. at the New Life Christian Fellowship in Powell for Rodney Gene Miears, 45, who died at his home in Cody on Oct. 18.
He was born Sept. 3, 1959, in Buffalo to Doyle Ray and Norma Gail Burris Miears. He was raised in Buffalo, then Michigan and later Florida, before going back to the Buffalo area. He moved with family to the Powell-Cody area in 1996.
He married Laura Burke Oct. 7, 1991, in Buffalo. They were later divorced.
He liked hunting, fishing and most anything outdoors. Most of all, he loved his kids, taking care of them and spending as much time as possible with them.
Survivors include his children, Tabitha Armstrong of Powell, Rodney Miears of Cody, and Sage, Paris and Dylon Miears, all of Powell; his father, Doyle, of Cody; his brothers, Brad of Florida, Randy of Idaho and Mike of Powell; and his maternal grandmother, Ida Lee Burris of Buffalo.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Norma Gail Burris Miears.
Cremation has taken place.