BEATY , Anna Adams Peacefully on Saturday, March 5, 2011, ANNA ADAMS BEATY, 95, of Holden Beach, North Carolina, passed away. "Ms. Anna" was one of nine siblings born to John and Annie Adams in Baltimore, MD. She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Paul Clement Beaty. Together they worked side by side for many years in their grocery store in Rockdale, MD. She will be greatly missed by her daughter, Jacqueline Anne Mickiewicz and husband Michael of Holden Beach, NC, and her beloved grandsons Michael Paul Mickiewicz of Greensboro, NC, and Douglas Hunter Mickiewicz of Charleston, SC. She is also survived by her loving extended family; step son Raymond Hunter Beaty; and grandchildren Susan, Sharon, Todd and Heidi, all of Sykesville, MD, and many great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Ms. Beaty will be laid to rest in Hollywood Cemetery, Gastonia, NC on Wednesday March 16, 2011 with a private graveside service. Memorial gifts in her name can be made to the First Wesleyan Church, 208 S. Church St., Gastonia, NC 28054. McLean Funeral Directors, 700 S. New Hope Rd., of Gastonia is handling Ms. Beaty's arrangements. Blessed be the name of the Lord in whose presence she now resides.