CHERRYVILLE - Judy Black Beal, 67, of 1220 Tot Dellinger Road, died April 19, 2013, at Carolina Medical Center Charlotte.
She was born in Gaston County on Jan. 13, 1946, a daughter of John Lee Black, of Cherryville and the late Dollie Reynolds Black.
Judy was a faithful and longtime member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church, where she diligently served as secretary for 25 years and a Sunday school teacher. Her job was her mission work. She was a friend to all and adored all of her family, especially her grandchildren.
Survivors, in addition to her father, include her husband of 32 years, Billy Frank Beal; children, Tonja Moss (Ronnie), of Loudin, Tenn., Shasta Beal, of Concord, Mechelle Price (Darby), of Lincolnton, Chad Williamson, of Cherryville, and Billy Beal II (Blair), of Landis; eight grandchildren, Nikki Martinez, Alan Ramsey, Shana Price, Travis Cash, Lanie Cash, Chandler Price, Tyler Price and Tristin Beal; three great-grandchildren; a sister, Sue Tallent, of Lincolnton; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. April 21, 2013, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, with the Rev. Wayne Key officiating. Burial will follow the visitation. The family will receive friends following the service in the church Fellowship Hall.
Memorials may be made to Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 112 Mt. Zion Road, Cherryville, NC 28021.
Condolences may be made to www.carpentersfuneralhome.net.