Sylvia Hinson Beckham

Sylvia Hinson Beckham, 73, died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013.
She was born Dec. 30, 1939, in Lancaster County, the daughter of the late Oday Hinson and Ethel Lee Dunn Hinson and was the wife of James Howard Beckham Jr. She retired from Rexham Corporation and was a member of St. Luke United Methodist Church and the Friends in Christ Sunday School Class.
Mrs. Beckham is survived by her husband James H. Beckham Jr. of the home; a son, John Gavin Beckham and his wife, Tracy of Blythewood; two brothers, Larry Hinson and his wife, Vickie of Liberty Hill and and Rusty Hinson and his wife, Judy of Lancaster and two grandchildren, Kayla Beckham and Gavin Beckham.
Mrs. Beckham was preceded in death by a brother, Roger Hinson, and a sister, Linda Day.
The celebration of life funeral service for Mrs. Beckham is 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, at St. Luke United Methodist Church, officiated by the Rev. Bill McCown. Burial will follow at Salem Cemetery in Heath Springs.
The family of Mrs. Beckham will receive friends one hour before the service, from 1 to 2 p.m. in the sanctuary and suggest memorial contributions to St. Luke United Methodist Church, 128 Providence Road, Lancaster, SC 29720.
An online guest register is available on the obituaries page at
Burgess Funeral Home & Crematory of Lancaster is caring for the family of Mrs. Beckham.

Funeral Home

Burgess Funeral Home & Crematory
1800 Charlotte Highway  Lancaster, SC 29720
Published in The Lancaster News on Oct. 9, 2013