|Birth: ||Sep. 30, 1886|
|Death: ||Jan. 31, 1975|
Lou Craswell Beard, daughter of Herbert Craswell and Margaret Sharp Craswell, spent her early years in MN, MT, and IA, following her father's job with the railroad.
After settling in Sioux City IA, she married John Beard on 4 June 1908. Thus,began her life as the wife of a minister. She and her husband served churches in Sioux City, several in NE, Hoquium WA, and finally 25 years at Mt. Tabor Presbyterian in Portland OR. She and her husband had three sons, John, Robert, and Paul.
In 1948 at the age of 62, she accompanied her husband on horseback, riding the complete Oregon Trail.
She was a sweet soft spoken woman loved by all who knew her.
Herbert Reed Craswell (1859 - 1934)
Margaret Jane Sharp Craswell (1862 - 1939)
John Wesley Beard (1883 - 1951)
John Craswell Beard (1910 - 1958)*
Robert Wallace Beard (1915 - 1996)*
Paul Beard (1921 - 2009)*
Nellie Florence Craswell Taylor (1882 - 1969)*
James Arthur Craswell (1883 - 1963)*
Lulu Mabel Craswell Beard (1886 - 1975)
Herbert Reid Craswell (1887 - 1976)*
Charles Harmon Craswell (1894 - 1974)*
Lois Evangeline Craswell Hansen (1901 - 2001)*
PVT, US ARMY
Willamette National Cemetery
Plot: K, 0, 44
Maintained by: Remember
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 342699
It is an honor to create a memorial for my Great Aunt Lu. Such a sweet lady.|
Added: May. 1, 2013