Katherine Beard (1922 - 2018)

Obituary
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Funeral Services for Mrs. Katherine Beard, 95, who entered into rest January 13, 2018 will be conducted Tuesday afternoon at 1 o'clock from the Posey Funeral Chapel. Dr. E. Finley Limehouse officiating. Interment in Pineview Memorial Gardens with Veterans Honors.

Mrs. Beard was a native of Mississippi, a former resident of Beech Island, having made North Augusta her home for the past 27 years. She was a US Army Air Corps Veteran of WWII and retired in accounting from Columbia Nitrogen. Mrs. Beard was a former member and church organist at Heights Baptist Church and current member of Sweetwater Baptist Church. She was a devoted Christian and mother who enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family.

Survivors include two sons and a daughter-in-law, Jim and Betty Beard, North Augusta, SC and Bob Beard, Atlanta, GA; a daughter and son-in-law, Becky and Jim Day, Chapin, SC; a brother, Lloyd (Elaine) Chancellor, Madison, MS; a sister, Rachel (Jim) Mayfield, Laurel, MS; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be grandsons and nephews.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday one hour prior to the service.

Memorials may be made to the Sweetwater Baptist Church Building Fund, 198 Sweetwater Road, North Augusta, SC 29860.

The family would like to express special appreciation to Cholena Emmette, dear friend and caregiver, and Agape Hospice for their kind and professional care.

Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803.278.1181). Visit the registry at www.PoseyCares.com

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Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Jan. 14, 2018
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