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 Esther Ann <I>Brewington</I> Beggs

Esther Ann Brewington Beggs

Death 27 Feb 2014 (aged 93)
Burial Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 125704598 · View Source
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Esther Ann Brewington Beggs, 93, passed away at 10:30 p.m. February 27, 2014 at Presence United Samaritans Hospital in Danville, Illinois. Esther was born June 29, 1920 in Rural Hoopeston the daughter of Sam and Nancy Florence (Meadows) Brewington.

She is survived by her sister Leah Rutherford and many nieces and nephew.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, Harvey, Don, and Lloyd Brewington and one sister, Hazel Renfrow.

She graduated from John Greer High School in Hoopeston in 1938 and worked at various grocery stores in Hoopeston. She married John A. Beggs, a school teacher in Westville, and an ordained minister, on August 5, 1972 in Cheneyville, Illinois. John preceded her in death December. 1997. They were married for 25 years.

Esther was a faithful member of Bethel Baptist Church and Kings Kids Sunday School Class of Danville. She enjoyed eating out on different occasions with her Sunday School Class and was class treasurer for many years.

After her husband John passed away in 1997, on most weekday mornings, you could find her at the former Deluxe Restaurant having coffee and toast and enjoying good conversation. She also made many trips to Rossville, Illinois to have lunch with her sister Leah.




  • Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
  • Added: 28 Feb 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 125704598
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Esther Ann Brewington Beggs (29 Jun 1920–27 Feb 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 125704598, citing Sunset Memorial Park, Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Bob & Nancy Cannon (contributor 46739623) .