GASTONIA - Randy Dean Beaty, 57, passed away Saturday, Jan.19, 2013 at home.
He was a native of Gaston County, son of the late George Neal Beaty.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Danny Beaty.
Randy was employed by Industrial Electroplating for 34 years. He was a member of Sandy Plains Baptist Church. He enjoyed landscaping and restoring tractors. Randy was a loving husband, father and grandfather who will be dearly missed.
Survivors include his loving wife of 38 years, Barbara King Beaty; mother, Edith Waters Beaty; daughters, Jennifer Burrell and husband Jeremy, Tracy Small and husband Chris; brothers, Bobby Beaty and wife Linda, Timothy Beaty and wife Debbie; sister, Patsy Jordan and husband Mike; grandson, Bryson Small; sister-in-law, Martha Harrison and a number of uncles, aunts, nephews and nieces.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013 at Sandy Plains Baptist Church.
Funeral will follow the visitation at 4 p.m. with Rev. Steve Hensley, Rev. Richard Brown and Rev. Jeremy Burrell officiating.
Interment will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Sandy Plains Baptist Church, Building Fund, 5323 Union Road, Gastonia, NC 28056.
Condolences may be sent online by visiting www.mcleanfuneral.com.
McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the family of Mr. Beaty.