Jan. 5, 1945 Tompkinsville Monroe County Kentucky, USA
Jul. 5, 2002 Arizona, USA
He was the son of Claudie Jesse and Lydia Jessie(Owens )Gearlds. He had two brothers Johnny Carl Gearlds and Clarence Gearlds and two sisters, Brenda Hammer and Bronda Anderson. A brother Cleatus and a sister Barara Muse preceeded him in death.