Kenneth Lebron Fears “Dirt”, 64, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, June 15, 2020 in Milpitas, California. He was a 1973 graduate of Riverside High School. He was preceded in death by his father, Joe Fears, Sr.; and brothers, Michael Fears and Joe Fears, Jr. Survivors include his wife of 39 years, Mary Jane Fears; mother, Mary C. Benion of Chattanooga; sons, Kenneth Fears and Kameron Fears, both of California, and Carnell (Stannie) Penn of Jacksonville, FL; daughter, Shaquanda (James) McCallie of Chattanooga; brothers, Darrell (Florie) Fears of California and Derek Armour of Chattanooga; sisters, Anita Fears, Barbara Dave, and Linda (Robert) Bailey, all of Chattanooga; very dear friend, Bernard Jones; a host of nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Henry McClain.