James R. Beauford, Jr.
James Russell Beauford, Jr., 60 of Fredericksburg, VA passed on Wednesday, December 25, 2012 in Chapel Hill, NC. A celebration of his life will be held at the TILLMAN OF TALLAHASSEE CHAPEL 850-942-1950 on Thursday at 1 p.m. Burial with full military honors will follow at St. James Church Cemetery, Havana, FL. Viewing-visitation is 3-7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. A longtime Havana resident, he was a retired U.S. army veteran
and former car salesman. Among those mourning James' passing are: his children, Natalie (Darryl) Zanders, Carlos Beauford, Domeeka Beauford and Juwan Beauford;siblings, Luevon B. Washington, Vera Norwood (Roosevelt) McNeil, Sandra B. Strothers, Kenneth (Carol) Andrews, Eartha Norwood, Samuel Norwood, Jr., Anthony Miller, Valeria Gibbs, Rosalind Miller, Carolyn Ross and Tujana Ross; grandchildren, Nicholas Richardson and Jaylon Zanders; along with a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his mother, Evelyn Beauford Norwood; father, James R. Beauford, Sr.; sister, Antionette Torbit and stepfather, Samuel Norwood, Sr.