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Rodney Duane Shears, 49, of Kearneysville, WV passed away Thursday, August 13, 2020.

Born June 22, 1971 in Ranson, WV, he was the son of Duane and Mona Irene Shears.

He was of the Baptist faith.

Rodney was a hotrod car enthusiast and was eager for the arrival of his first grandchild in December.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his loving wife of 20 years, Lisa, at home; two sons, Rodney Duane “R.D.” Shears, II and fiancé, Jayden and Wyatt Anthony Shears, sister, Michelle Shears, brother, Patrick Shears and fiancé, Vickie, two step-sisters, Misty Ann Johnson and Joyce Lee Pennington, special nephew, Sean Alyn Shears, father-in-law and mother-in-law, Curly and Joan Schell, brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Joseph and Sandy Schell, his special four legged friend, “Bandit” and a host of friends.

A public celebration of life will be scheduled and published at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Kidney Foundation.

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