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Merlyn Cooper Beckham
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Birth: May 30, 1931
Orangeburg County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 2008

Dau of Victor Cooper and Lillie Mills. Wife of John Stevenson Beckham Sr.

"The Greenville News", Greenville, Greenville Co, SC, Dec 10, 2008:

Merlyn Cooper Beckham

Merlyn Cooper Beckham, 77, of 104 Adelaide Drive, widow of John Beckham, died Sunday, December 7, 2008.

Born in Orangeburg, she was a daughter of the late Victor and Lillie Mills Cooper.

Mrs. Beckham was a homemaker and an active member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church.

Surviving are a daughter, Lou Ellen Davis and her husband, Jimmy, of Taylors; a son, Steven Beckham and his wife, Gretchen Van der Veer, of McClean, Va.; three grandchildren, Wesley Davis, Kacey Beckham and Lillie Beckham; and a brother, Heyward Cooper of Winnsboro, S.C.

Memorials may be made to Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 7 Shannon Drive, Greenville, SC 29615.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, December 11, 2008, at 3 p.m. at Aldersgate United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends following the service.

The family will be at the residence.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown. 
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  John Stevenson Beckham (1926 - 2007)*
*Calculated relationship
Woodlawn Memorial Park
Greenville County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: James E Heidlebaugh
Record added: Oct 14, 2009
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