Jon Breshears

Celebration of Life Service


Jon Breshears, of Ellijay, GA, passed away on May 4, 2019, at the age of 73. A pastor/ teacher/ mentor for over 50 years, he touched many lives and enriched this world with his presence. Jon was an active member of The Orchard Church, where he volunteered as head of the safety team; he was committed to personal protection  and spent many hours providing instruction to others. A true outdoorsman, Jon enjoyed hiking, camping, hunting, and kayaking with his family. He lived a life of integrity and compassion, consistently modeling true Christian character, and never wavering from his commitment to love Jesus and love others. His daughters, Joy Littell, with husband, Mark, and Julie Smith, with husband, Chuck, and 7 grandchildren, Jake, Justin, Madison, Trista, Jackson, Reagan, and Jason, are grateful for the spiritual legacy he and his wife, Jan, established 50+ years ago. Jon Breshears eminated Jesus’ Light and Love and Truth during his time with us here on earth, and he will be greatly missed by so many.

The service celebrating Jon’s life will be on

Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at 7 pm

at The Orchard Church. 7288 Hwy 515 N, Ellijay, GA 30540.

In lieu of flowers donations may made to The Orchard Church Building Fund in memory of Mr. Breshears.

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Directions to the Service at The Orchard Church