George M. Beiter
George M. Beiter, age 89, died Wednesday evening, March 13, 2013 at Maplewood Healthcare.
Mr. Beiter was born November 1, 1923 in Portage, PA, the son of the late James and Jane Brown Beiter. He was retired from Graham Snack Foods. He held a private pilot's license and served in the Navy during WW II.
He is survived by three sons, James Michael Beiter (Marie) of Luray, TN, Sammy David Beiter of Hinesville, GA, William Joseph Beiter (Barbara) of Jackson, TN; one daughter, Kathy Louise Beiter Dunbar of Memphis, TN; four grandchildren, Randy Beiter (Kelli), Chris Garvey (Jenniffer), Jennifer Garvey, Angelina Warburton; two great-grandchildren, Bryan Beiter and Whittney Warburton.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth Shelley Beiter (9.21.1982); daughter, Mary Catherine Beiter (2.24.1986); and grandson, Bryan Michael Beiter (12.24.1982).
Services: Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 10 a.m., at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Burial to follow in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday, March 15, 2013 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., at Arrington Funeral Directors.
The family has requested in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be directed to The
, 326 Ellsworth St., Memphis, TN; or The
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, 98 Northstar Dr., Jackson, TN.
Arrington Funeral Directors, 148 W. University Parkway, Jackson, TN 38305; (731) 668-1111. www.arringtonfuneralgroup.com