Volume 51, Number 29

eighteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, July 17, 2014

Obituaries

Jean Williams Beaty
March 9, 1930 - February 6, 2013

ALBANY, KY--Jean Williams Beaty, 82, Beaty Creek Rd., Albany, Ky. passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at the Livingston Regional Hospital.
She was born March 9, 1930 in Pickett County to the late Osco and Pearl Storie Williams. Mrs. Beaty lived most of her life in the Chanute and Williams Chapel area. She was a head start teacher, factory sewing machine operator, a member of the Maupin United Methodist Church.
Other than her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Dorman Beaty; three sisters, Mary Hayes, Dee Huddleston and Effie Koger; brother, Glen Williams.
Survivors include two daughters, Helen Beaty and husband Sam of Jamestown, TN and Angie Davis and husband Andy of Albany, Ky; two sons, Larry W. Beaty of Albany, KY and Dorman Beaty, Jr. and wife Debbie of Pall Mall; sister, Betty Coe of Pall Mall; two brothers, Dewey Williams of Pall Mall and Willie Williams of Jamestown; seven grandchildren, Samantha Beaty, Rachel Crickmar (David), Rebecca Ryan (Brent), Michael Davis, Maria Davis, Lance Beaty (Nikki) and April Burchfield (Ryan); six great-grandchildren, Lily Jean Crickmar, Sam Edward Crickmar, Landon G. Burchfield, Paisley S. Burchfield, Kenley J. Beaty and Taylyn J. Beaty. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
Funeral services were held Saturday, February 9, 2013 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Rick Cross officiating and burial Williams Chapel Cemetery. Pallbearers were Robert Huddleston, David Crickmar, Brent Ryan, Michael Davis, Randy Smith and Eddie Coe. Special care provide by Brown Funeral Chapel.

John F. Smith
July 3, 1935 - February 4, 2013

WINCHESTER, IN--John F. Smith, 77 of Winchester passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 at his residence. He was born July 3, 1935 in Williamstown, Ky. to the late Lafayette Buford and Ruth Anna Lucas Smith. He was a graduate of Stoney Creek High School and worked at Anchor Hocking Glass for 32 1/2 years before retiring. He knew Jesus Christ as his Savior from a young age and loved spending time with each and every family member. Mr. Smith enjoyed bowling, softball, woodworking and telling jokes, especially saying, "To make a short story long..." He was also an avid Cincinnati Reds fan.
Other than his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Shirley R. Flowers Smith; two sisters, Mildred L. Cash and Helen M. Smith; four brothers, Walter E. Smith, Alvin D. Smith/Comer, Paul R. Smith/Sarringhausen and Elmer Lloyd Smith/Sarringhausen; step-brother Lafayette Buford Smith, Jr.
Survivors include his five children, Pam (Art) Fournier of Byrdstown, Pat (Jeff) Lewis, Sheila (Stacey) Lewis, Dewey Smith (Tammy Goodman) and Theresa (Mike) Whitted, all of Winchester; nine grandchildren, Brian (Delaine) Cross and Jason Cross of Byrdstown; Chris Lewis (Niki Mathis Grooms) of NC, Jamie Lewis of TN, Joshua Lewis of IN, Cassie Lewis (Josh Bakersville) of OH, Kiel Whitted of OH, Israel (Shayla) Lewis of IN and Amanda (Paul) Bedinghaus of SC; 13 great-grandchildren, Paul Pryor, Danielle Cross, Joe Cross, Austin Cross, John Lewis, Chasity Lewis, Abbey Lewis, Christopher Lewis, Jr., Emma Lewis, Kaitlyn Lewis, Robert Lewis, Christopher Lewis and Kaiden Lewis; two sisters, Gloria (Clifford) Coulter of Farmland and Elnora (Lawerence) Coulter of Fort Wayne.
Funeral services were held Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 at Walker Funeral Home in Winchester with Bishop Ted C. Willis officiating and burial at Elm Ridge Cemetery in Muncie. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the American Diabetes Association.

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