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Jerry Beasley

Lexington, North Carolina

May 5, 1940 – Feb 25, 2020 (Age 79)


May 5, 1940
February 25, 2020
Lexington, North Carolina


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Davidson Funeral Home- Lexington Obituary

Jerry Wayne Beasley, Sr., 79, of Lexington went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at the Hinkle Hospice House.


A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, February 28, 2020 in the Davidson Funeral Home, Lexington Chapel with Pastor David Robinson officiating. Burial will follow in the Lexington City Cemetery with military honors.


The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Thursday at Davidson Funeral Home in Lexington.


Mr. Beasley was born in Guilford County on May 5, 1940 to the Rev. Oliver Herman Beasley and Pearl Lorraine Kearns. He was a retired superintendent, having worked for Environmental Air Services and was a member of Madison Heights Freewill Baptist Church. Mr. Beasley proudly served his country in the US Navy. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather whose memory will be cherished forevermore. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sons, Jerry Wayne Beasley, Jr., Robert Dwayne Beasley and James Edwin Beasley; a brother, the Rev. Robert Lewis Beasley; and two grandchildren, Eric Wolfe and Mickey Cameron, Jr.


Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 41 years, Linda Purvis Beasley of the home; three daughters, Michelle Beasley Cameron and husband Mickey of Sanford, Kelly Young Gobble and husband Robbie of Lexington, and Tina Young Oakes and husband Ryan of Lexington; ten grandchildren, Darin Helms, James Bonham, Tamara Weathers, John Beasley, Christopher Beasley, Holly Golden, Shane Cameron, Cody Tyler, Ryane-Nicole Oakes, and Kamryn Oakes; twenty two great-grandchildren; and last but certainly not least, his precious K9 companion, Bitsy.


Memorials may be directed to Madison Heights Baptist Church at 214 Andrew Sink Rd, Lexington, NC 27295.


The family would like to extend a special thanks to WFBH – Lexington Medical Center and to Hospice of Davidson County for their compassionate care of Mr. Beasley.

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So very sorry for your loss of a dear love one. Charlie F Sides and All families of Lexington Welcome NC and SC and Michigan.

Linda I am so sorry for your loss. If I can do anything for you please let me know. You and your family are always in my prayers. Love Kay

To all of the Beasley family,I am very sorry to hear of Jerry's passing,.He was a good person.All of you are in my thoughts and prayers.

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

So sorry love and prayers for all.

So sorry for your loss. I think Jerry and I were classmates at Grimes School. Can't imagine losing 3 sons and several grandchildren. Just wanted to let you know I am thinking about you.