Dec. 22, 2012 Cherryville Gaston County North Carolina, USA
Nellie Hoover Beam, age 95, of Carolina Care, Cherryville died Saturday, December 22, 2012. Her funeral will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 26, 2012 in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Robert F. Mitschke officiating. Burial will follow in Catawba Memorial Park. Mrs. Beam was born May 6, 1917 in Lincoln County and was the daughter of the late Calvin Earl and Ila Houser Hoover. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Raymond S. Beam. Mrs. Beam was a retired receptionist. She is survived by one sister, Lunez Kissiah of Charlotte and numerous nieces and nephews.