John Beam

KINGS MOUNTAIN - John Thomas "Tom" Beam, 82, resident of 113 Country Grove Road, died Feb. 11, 2013, at Kings Mountain Hospice House.

He was born in Cleveland County to the late Henry Lee Beam and Lela Westmoreland Beam.

A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Harris Funeral Home, Kings Mountain.

Interment will be at Grover Cemetery, Grover.

A guest register is available at

Arrangements by Harris Funeral Home, Kings Mountain.

Published in Gaston Gazette on Feb. 13, 2013