Samuel Alexander "Alex" Beam Jr.
February 7, 1947 - July 15, 2021
Samuel Alexander "Alex" Beam Jr., went to his eternal home with Jesus Thursday, July 15, 2021, after a long illness.
He was born in Iredell County, Feb. 7, 1947, to Samuel and Dorothy London Beam. Alex was preceded in death by his parents and his granddaughter, Eden Tilton.
Surviving family include his wife, Daisy Alexander Beam; children, Michele Tilton (Keith), Samuel Beam III (Sara), Travis Beam, Darla Pastwick (Derek); grandchildren; and sister, Nancy Tant (Brian).
Alex was a graduate of Mooresville Senior High, King's College and Davidson College. He was owner of Beam Distributors Trailer Sales and curator at Memory Lane Museum. He was a Fireman, Lions Club member, car club member, and church elder.
Funeral services will be held in Cornelius at Bethel Presbyterian Church at 3 p.m., Thursday July 22.
The family request no flowers, instead donations be made to Samaritan's Purse; or Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.
Cavin-Cook Funeral Home and Crematory, Mooresvillewww.cavin-cook.com
Published by Statesville Record & Landmark on Jul. 18, 2021.