|Birth: ||Oct. 15, 1919|
|Death: ||Jul. 27, 2001|
BAMBERG - Services for Mary Etta Moore Beard, 81, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 29, 2001 at Colston Baptist Church with the Rev. Phil Stevens and the Rev. Paul Calicutt officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 this evening, July 28, 2001 at Mercer Funeral Home of Denmark. Pallbearers will be Jeff Mills, Mark Beard, Scott Smith, Bryant Smith, Toby Morrell, Marcus Johnston, Robbie Padgett. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Palmetto Health Hospice, 100 McGee St., Bamberg SC 29003 or to Connie Maxwell Children's Home, Greenwood, SC 29648.
Mrs. Beard, widow of Corey Rizer Beard Sr., died July 27, 2001. She was born October 15, 1919 in Witman, Miss., a daughter of the late Samuel Carr Moore and Ruth Priester Moore and was a missionary leader of Colston Baptist Church.
Surviving are daughters, Julie Ruth Hughes of Columbia, Katheleen Smith of Varnville, Paula Johnston of Pinewood, Lee Anna Tindal of Sumter, Lynn B. Morrell of Olar, Mary Evelyn Collins of England; sons, Danny H. Beard of Denmark, Fred A. Beard of Islandton, Hugh C. Beard of Bamberg, Corey R. Beard Jr. of Hardeeville; sisters, Aleanor McCellan of Pensacola, Fla., Anna Ruth McCarra of Mobile, Ala.; 28 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by son, James Larry Beard.
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Corey Rizer Beard (1914 - 1982)
James Larry Beard (1940 - 2000)*
Julia Ruth Beard Hughes (1942 - 2013)*
Fred Alden Beard (1946 - 2006)*
Hugh Carroll Beard (1947 - 2014)*
Mary Evelyn Beard Collins (1959 - 2006)*
Colston Branch Baptist Church Cemetery
South Carolina, USA
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Originally Created by: Marion Royal
Record added: Jul 22, 2007
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