|Birth: ||Jul. 3, 1984|
|Death: ||Sep. 27, 2004|
John Robert Beauchamp, Claremont, IL, died September 27, 2004 at the Richland County Hospital in Olney, IL. He was 20.
Born in Fairfield, IL, on July 3, 1984, he was the son of Timothy L. Beauchamp and Annette M. Tennis Beauchamp. John graduated from Red Hill High School with the class of 2002; was president of Jobs For Illinois Graduate (JILG) his senior year; and was active in 4-H in earlier years. He spoke at several high schools telling students about Think First, (National Brian Injury Prevention Program) informing them about the importance of good driving and all that he has been through since his automobile accident. John was a member of Lancaster Church of Christ in Lancaster.
Survivors include his parents, Timothy L. Beauchamp of Mt. Carmel and Annette M. Beauchamp of Claremont; one brother, Mark A. Beauchamp of Claremont; one sister, Sarah E. Beauchamp of Olney; maternal grandmother, Katherine Tennis of Browns; paternal grandmother, Cora Beauchamp of Mt. Carmel.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Irwin W. Tennis and John S. Beauchamp.
Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, October 2, 2004, at the Lancaster Church of Christ in Lancaster, IL. The body is being cremated.
Short Funeral Home in Mt. Carmel, IL, is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to, Center for Comprehensive Services, 306 W. Mill, Carbondale, IL 62901, or the Lancaster Christian School, Lancaster, IL.
The Sumner Press-September 30,2004
Created by: Ann Harmon Govers
Record added: Sep 15, 2011
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