Alice Marie (nee Chandler) Beard, age 79, passed away in her home on December 22, 2020. Alice was a member of the First A.M.E. Church in Gary, IN. She was dedicated employee as a Clerk at the Calumet Township Trustees Offices in Gary, IN for over 30 years. Alice was a graduate of Gary Roosevelt High School, Class of 1960. Preceded in death by her parents Charles Frank and Eddie Mae Chandler, and sister Elaine Jean "Cookie" Chandler. She is survived by loving son Brent Beard, beloved granddaughter Alize' Beard, great-granddaughter Zoey, sister Joyce Anne (nee Chandler) Gant, and a host of relatives and friends. Alice was known to be a great cook and very giving to her cherished family and friends. Visitation, Thursday, December 31, 2020 from 9:00a.m.-11:00a.m. with Funeral Services to follow at 11:00 a.m. all services at the Guy & Allen Chapel 2959 West 11th Ave, Gary, IN Interment Evergreen Cemetery. Due to Covid-19 Mask and Social Distancing is required.
Published by Post-Tribune on Dec. 27, 2020.