Bearden, Brian Leslie, St. Louis, Michigan

Passed away Friday, January 30, 2015. Age 30 years. Brian was born in Alma, Michigan on April 23, 1984, the son of Kevin and Barbara (Epler) Bearden. He attended St. Louis Schools and resided most of his life in St. Louis. Brian was a truck driver for several companies throughout the years. Brian was a loving father to his 5 children, and treasured his time with them. He loved fishing, riding motorcycle, and loved taking his kids to Crystal Raceway. He had the opportunity to skydive which he loved doing. Brian loved his family and was a friend to everyone. He is survived by his wife Bobbie Bearden of Ashley, MI, his children; Alexzandria, Robert, and Aubrey Bearden and their mother Alisha (Greg) DeLong of St. Louis, MI, Logan and Hailey Bearden and their mother Amy Bearden of Ovid, MI, sister Ann Bearden of Breckenridge, MI, grandmother Judy Bearden of St. Louis, MI, niece Leeann Collins of Breckenridge, MI, and a nephew Blake Dodge of Breckenridge, MI. Brian was preceded in death by his parents Kevin and Barbara. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 1 p.m. at Smith Family Funeral Homes, St. Louis. Burial will take place at Oak Grove Cemetery St. Louis. Visitation will be held on Saturday for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the family. Online condolences can be sent to