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Helen "Granny" Buchanan Beaver
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Birth: May 11, 1927
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 2010
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA



Helen, known to everyone as "Granny", was born May 11, 1927, the fourth of the seven children of Mae and McKinley Buchanan. in October 1953, she married Edward Beaver, with whom she had three daughters. Granny lived a full, happy, and vital life, and was happiest surrounded by her precious friends and family. She was preceded in death by her parents, all of her siblings; Henry, Louise, Ruth, Lewis, Guy and Mary Lee, and her husband Edward, who died in 2001. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and Mitchell County Senior Citizens.

She is survived by her beloved cousin and lifelong dearest friend, Grace, whom she once described as, "just like my sister, only closer", as well as her daughters, Sharon, Susie and Barby, grandchildren, Heather, Gavan, Mandy, Nikki and Seth, great grandchildren, Chloe, Nathanael, Makyia and Perry, as well as many precious nieces and nephews.

"Count your life by smiles, not tears. Count your age by friends, not years."

Funeral services will be held Saturday November 13, 2010 at 2:00PM in Calvary Baptist Church with Don Stafford, J. J. Orr, and Billy Stewart officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:30PM until the service time. Interment will follow at Roan Mountain #2 Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please consider Hospice of Mitchell County for memorial donations 236 Hospital Drive Spruce Pine, NC 28777.

Henline - Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Beaver Family.

Phone (828) 688-4813
Fax (828) 688-3187
Email henlinehughes@verizon. 
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  Edward D Beaver (1928 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Roan Mountain Cemetery Number 2
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Judy
Record added: Nov 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61577042
Helen Granny <i>Buchanan</i> Beaver
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Helen Granny <i>Buchanan</i> Beaver
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 Added: Nov. 13, 2010

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