Kelley Bryan Speers, Shawnee area resident, died Aug. 15, 2018, at the age of 54.

Kelley Bryan Speers, Shawnee area resident, died Aug. 15, 2018, at the age of 54.

Kelley was born June 15, 1964, and grew up in the Shawnee area.

A lover of music, he worked at Bob’s Stereo as a teen before becoming stage manager for Vince Vance and the Valiants. Later he worked in the construction field. A plumber by trade, he was highly skilled in all phases of construction, completing numerous remodeling jobs start to finish, including the home he shared with his wife.

Kelley had a great sense of humor and loved to make people laugh with a good joke or physical comedy (guitar jump). He tried to live every day to the fullest, never wanting to miss a thing. He was much loved and will be missed by all who knew him.

Kelley was preceded in death by his father, Ted Speers; brothers, Chris Speers and Stephen Speers; and grandson, Tyler Speers.

He is survived by his wife, Lisa Greer Speers of Shawnee; mother, Mary Nell Speers of Shawnee; children, Stormy Speers of Shawnee, Amy Speers of Oklahoma City, Katelin Speers of Shawnee, Kelly (Coco) Rodriguez of Kerman, California, Leslie and Shannon Griffin of Holdenville and son, Bryan Jones of Tecumseh; 16 grandchildren; brother, Ted Speers of Oklahoma City; sisters, Carrie Speers-Stokes and Lori Speers-Souders of Shawnee, Brenda Marsh of Tecumseh and numerous extended family.

Services will be held on Saturday, Aug. 25, at 3 p.m. at Sharon Baptist Church in Shawnee.

Arrangements are under the direction of OK Cremation and Funeral Home of Oklahoma City.