Volume 51, Number 30

eighteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, July 24, 2014

Obituaries

Lois Jean Giles Beaty
February 25, 1949 - December 3, 2010

COOKEVILLE--Lois Jean Giles Beaty, 61, 2120 Standing Stone Highway, Cookeville, and formerly of Pickett County, passed away Friday, Dec. 3, 2010 at her residence.
She was born Feb. 25, 1949 in Muncie, In. to Charles Harold and Lois Evelyn Haddix Giles and lived the past 21 years in Pickett County. Mrs. Beaty was a homemaker and past employee with Rich's Market. She also was a member of the Mountain View Baptist Church in Modoc, In. Survivors include, her husband, George Beaty of Cookeville; six daughters, Betty Diane James of Ruchsville, In.; Georgie Jones of Lynn, In.; Patricia Lynn Songer of Muncie, In.; Torina Jean Baker of Jones, Mi.; Georgie Lois York of Byrdstown; and Christine Beaty of Livingston; five sons, David Benton Beaty and Gilbert Carl Beaty, both of Pall Mall; Stephen Dewayne Beaty of Gainesboro; Dennis Glen Beaty of Redkey, In., and Richard Lee James, Jr. of Byrdstown; mother, Lois Evelyn Giles of Muncie, In.; three brothers, Carl "Sonny" Morris and Gary Lee Giles both of Muncie, In. and Charles Harold Giles, Jr. of Indianapolis, In.; 29 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and also by several nieces, nephews and other family members and friends.
Mrs. Beaty is preceded in death by her father, Charles Harold Giles and one brother, Denny Morris.
Funeral services were held Monday, December 6, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. with Bro. Bob Sawyer officiating and burial at Maupin Cemetery. Pallbearers included David Beaty, Nathaniel Beaty, Dennis Beaty, Richard James, Tim York and Michael Torres. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel. Brown Funeral Chapel was in charge of the arrangements.

George Choate
June 28, 1942 - December 2, 2010

ELKMONT, AL-- George Choate, 68, 13592 Grigsby Ferry Rd., Elkmont, AL. passed away December 2, 2010 at Huntsville Hospital in Huntsville, AL.
He was born June 28, 1942 in Fentress County to the late Owen Edgar and Myrtle Geneva Clayborn Choate. Mr. Choate was a job setter for General Motors.
Survivors include, wife Allene Clark Choate of Elkmon, AL; son, Brian Choate & fiancee Latisha Duenas of Alameda, CA; daughter, Pamela Annette Choate Steele & husband Maalac of Athens, AL; five sisters, Judy Chambers of Muncie, IN; Helen Sells of Jamestown; Jackie Winningham of Byrdstown; Linda Marshall of Hartford City, IN; Kathy Reed of Ridgeville, IN; brother, Danny Choate of Caryville, TN and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Sunday, December 5, 2010 with Bro. Denver Davis officiating and burial at Mt. Era Cemetery. Pallbearers included, Ronnie Chambers, John Clark, Anthony Winningham, Brad Wright, Brad Verona and Kenny Reed. Arrangements were provided by Jennings Funeral Home.

Don Beaty
November 30, 1925 - November 22, 2010

BYRDSTOWN--Don Beaty, 84, 1035 Olympus Drive, Byrdstown passed away Nov. 22, 2010 at Livingston Regional Hospital.
He was born Nov. 30, 1925 in Pickett County to the late Sam and Cora (Nation) Beaty. Mr. Beaty was a farmer and lived all of his live in Pickett County.
Survivors include wife, Roxie Beaty of Byrdstown; three daughters, Joyce Campbell and husband Larry of Rickman; Connie Holt and husband Eddie of Byrdstown and Donna Agee and husband Joe of Cookeville; three grandchildren, Ethan and Alex Holt and Olivia Gore. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by brother Lonzo Beaty and sister Ernie Reagan.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010 with Bro. Alan Dixon, Bro. Bruce Mullinix and Bro. Larry Campbell officiating and burial at Davidson Cemetery in Forbus, Tn. Pallbearers included Paul Koger, Ken Gore, Ken Beaty, David Beaty, Bud Reagan and Ronnie Koger. Arrangements were provided by Jennings Funeral Home.

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