Alice Dougherty Beatty went to be with our Lord on Nov. 26, 2021.
She was born Aug. 23, 1921, in Conway, Arkansas, daughter of the late Joe and Maude (Livingston) Dougherty.
In addition to her parents, she was also predeceased in death by her husband, Harry Dalton Beatty, Jr. and son-in-law Lyle Johnson.
After graduating from Conway High School, she attended Arkansas State Teacher College (UCA). After college she join and served in the Women's Army Corp (WAC) in WWII, stationed in both England and France. She received several medals: European African, Middle Eastern, Campaign with one bronze service star, the WWII Victory, 3 Overseas Service Bars, American Campaign, Good Conduct, WAAC Service Medal and was inducted into an elite Group of World War II Veterans receiving the French Legion Honor Medal in July 2016.
She retired from the State of Arkansas with 22 years of service. She was a member of the Wesley Methodist Church.
She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother who was loved by all who knew her. She loved quilting and spending time with her family.
Leaving behind to cherish her memories are her son, Bill Beatty; daughter, Harriet Johnson; and son Jim (Norma) Beatty, all of Conway; grandsons, Josh (Jessica) Beatty and Brian Beatty; granddaughter, Angela Curtis of Anchorage, Alaska; and great grandsons.
Special thanks to Melissa Hight and the Hospice Home Care Staff.
A graveside service for Alice Beatty will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 at Crestlawn Memorial Park, 472 US 64, Conway, AR 72032.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wesley Methodist Church. 2310 E. Oak Street Conway, AR 72032.