Survivors include: his wife of 35 years Darlene Earheart; children John Earheart, Jr., Michelle (Jerry) Garrett and Lisa Earheart along with grandson Joseph Garrett.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers Doyle Earheart and Paul Earheart.
Pallbearers included: Jerry Kirkwood, Bill Owens, Kenny Kingston, John Earheart, Jr., Junior Duncan, Jammie Toler, and Lisa Earheart.
Honorary pallbearers: Jerry Garrett and Billy Jackson.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Gift Records, VU Station B 357727, Nashville, 37235-7727.
Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet was in charge of arrangements.