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Mary "Kate" Katherine Witt Beard
Birth: Oct. 17, 1873
Meigs County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1964
Chattanooga
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA

"Chattanooga News Free Press" 12 October 1964: Beard - Mrs. Mary Katherine Witt, born Oct. 17, 1873, of 3204 Mission Ter., died Sunday afternoon in a local hospital. Mrs. Beard was the wife of the late W.W. Beard. She was a member the Highland Park Baptist Church. She was the daughter of Capt. Joseph and Mary Whitmore Witt and being the last survivor of a large family. Surviving are her three daughters. Miss Bertha Beard, Miss Dona Beard, Miss Margaret Beard, all of Chattanooga; one son, Walter Beard, Chattanooga; one grandson, Wallace Beard, Chattanooga; two grand great-grandchildren, Debbie and Lisa Beard, both of Chattanooga. Funeral services will be held at 10 o'clock Tuesday morning in the West Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home with Dr. Lee Roberson officiating. Interment will be in Chattanooga Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Bryon Hixon, Tommy Bigley, Tom Bond, Ned Thaxten, Horry Daniels and Tom Reeve. Honorary pallbearers will be John Hall, William B. Hall, Fred Dunham, Roy Kincannon, Will Kincannon, Dewey Russ, Tom Tillery and Lloyd Tillery. The body is at the Chattanooga Funeral Home West Chapel. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Nathaniel Witt (1826 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  William Wallace Beard (1865 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Bertha Beattrice Beard (1895 - 1984)*
  I Walter Beard (1897 - 1969)*
  Dona M Beard (1899 - 1991)*
  Margaret Irene Beard (1901 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  William "Bill" Hopkins Witt (1860 - 1938)*
  George Muncy Witt (1863 - 1925)*
  Walter Whittier Witt (1871 - 1910)*
  Mary "Kate" Katherine Witt Beard (1873 - 1964)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Chattanooga Memorial Park
Chattanooga
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: David Witt
Record added: Mar 06, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18263871
Mary Kate Katherine <i>Witt</i> Beard
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Mary Kate Katherine <i>Witt</i> Beard
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Mary Kate Katherine <i>Witt</i> Beard
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