- Category : 1917-births
- Type : GE
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Spirit 2
American football coach who served as the head football coach at the University of Texas at Arlington from 1966 until 1970, compiling record of 27–24. In 1967, he led his team to victory in the Pecan Bowl, beating North Dakota State 13–0. The school discontinued its football team after completion of the 1985 season. Bearden died on 18 January 1997 at age 79 in Mansfield, Texas.