He grew up in Marietta, Ga., and graduated from Walton High School. He worked in the construction industry.
Survivors include his father, Joe Bearden of Marietta; mother, Ina Sharp of Carrollton; brother and sister-in-law, Scotty and Kim Bearden of Atlanta; and aunts, uncles and cousins.
The family will receive friends at Almon Funeral Home in Carrollton on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m.
Funeral service will be Thursday, Feb. 14, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Westview Cemetery in Atlanta, Ga.
Messages of condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.almonfuneralhome.com.