Kiii-TV wants to send our condolences to the Heard family.
Coach Vance Heard, a teacher and a basketball coach, died last weekend. According to his son, Coach Heard was diagnosed with prostate cancer last year and lost his battle Saturday night. He leaves behind a wife, three sons, and a daughter. His death comes a day after his 38th wedding anniversary. Heard spent 21 of his 44 years as an educator and coach at miller high school.