|Birth: ||Oct. 23, 1891|
|Death: ||Aug. 18, 1967|
Holyoke Enterprise, August 24, 1967, Holyoke, Colorado
MRS. MARY BEARD DIES; LONGTIME LOCAL RESIDENT
Mrs. Mary Ann Beard, 75, of Holyoke, a resident of Phillips County nearly all of her life, passed away Friday, August 18 at Logan County Hospital in Sterling following an extended illness.
Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, August 22 at the Holyoke Christian Church, with Donald M. Gordon as the officiating minister. Interment was at Holyoke Memorial Park. Arrangements were in charge of the Lewis Funeral Home.
Mrs. Beard was born October 23, 1891 at Akron, Colorado, a daughter of William and Frances Nevada Coffee.* She moved to Phillips County in May 1902 and resided on a farm southwest of Holyoke.
She was married to Isaac Beard on March 17, 1910. To this union one daughter, Evelyn, Mrs. Phillip Anderson, Holyoke, was born.
Preceding her in death were her husband, her parents, one stepson and a brother, John Coffee.
Survivors besides the daughter already mentioned are two sisters, Mrs. Margaret Owens of Holyoke and Mrs. Frances Foor of Tallahassee, Florida; seven grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; one niece and one nephew; and many other relatives and friends.
*Other records show her name to be Susan, not Frances. Susan Nevada Davis.
Isaac Beard (1862 - 1933)
Evelyn Marie Beard Anderson (1914 - 2000)*
Holyoke Memorial Park
Plot: Circle G, Lot 3, Space 3
Created by: Carol Moore
Record added: Jan 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82850348