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John W Beard
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1921
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 1983
Delaware County
Indiana, USA

John W. Beard, 62, a former employee of Delco Battery, died tuesday at the family residence, 2308 W. Eighth, apparently after suffering a heart attack.
Mr. Beard was employed at Delco for more than 34 years, retiring in 1974. He was a member of Delco Battery Sympathy Club and attended Locust Grove Church of the Brethren.
Calling hours at the mortuary are 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. today or before the funeral at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday. Burial will be in Elm Ridge Cemetery.
A native of Terre Haute, Mr. Beard came to Muncie as a child and attended city schools. He spent most of his life in this area.
He served with the Army during World War II.
Surviving are his wife, Lucille Hardin Beard; a son, John, Cromwell; two brothers, Harold and David, both of Muncie; a granddaughter; three step-grandsons; two great-grandchildren; and 11 stepgreat-grandchildren. 
Family links: 
  Raymond Beard (1898 - 1966)
  Elma Virginia McPheron Beard (1900 - 1967)
  Virginia Lucille Hardin Beard (1920 - 2011)
  Harold Raymond Beard (1919 - 1996)*
  John W Beard (1921 - 1983)
*Calculated relationship
Elm Ridge Memorial Park
Delaware County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Jane
Record added: Jan 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64783741
John W Beard
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US Army--World War II
- Jane
 Added: Oct. 13, 2012

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