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 Jack Beattie

Jack Beattie

New Castle, Henry County, Indiana, USA
Death 16 Feb 2002 (aged 65)
Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
Plot Garden of Apostles
Memorial ID 100001102 · View Source
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GULFPORT--- Jack Beattie, age 65 and a resident of Gulfport, died Saturday, February 16, 2002, in Gulfport.

Mr. Beattie was a native of New Castle, Indiana, and lived most of his life in Gulfport. He was a 1954 graduate of Gulfport High School and attended Mississippi Southern at Hattiesburg. Mr. Beattie served in the U.S. Marine Corps, and was employed as a broadcaster for radio stations WGCM, WROA and WVMI. He opened Jack Beattie House of Carpet in 1970, and was a proud member of the Miss. Homebuilders Association. He was a member of the Krewe of Neptune; Krewe of Cavaliers; and St. James Catholic Church, where he served on the Parish Council, the Finance Committee, and the Adult Choir. Mr. Beattie was a member of the St. James School Board, St. John High School Athletic Association and Bayou View Youth Association, serving as Tournament Chair and Coach for 20 years.

Mr. Beattie was preceded in death by his brother, Billy Joe Beattie.

Survivors include his wife, Jeannie Beattie; two sons, Jeff Beattie and his wife, Angie, and their children, Russell and Cameron; and Joey Beattie; his daughter, Jill Beattie; parents, Fred and Maude Beattie; a sister, Pam Barrineau and her husband, Tim, and their daughter, Nicole, all of Gulfport.

Visitation will be from 7:00 to 9:00 tonight, Tuesday, at Riemann Funeral Home, 25th Avenue in Gulfport, with a Prayer Service at 7:00. Celebration of the Mass Resurrection will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 20, at St. James Catholic Church in Gulfport, where friends may call after 10 a.m.

Interment will be in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens and Mausoleum in Gulfport.

Memorials may be made to St. James Elementary Academic Aid, 603 West Ave., Gulfport, MS., 39507, or to St. John High School Academic Aid, 620 Pass Road, Gulfport, MS, 39501. 2002 The Sun Herald

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