James Prentiss Beall

Published 6:00 am Thursday, November 11, 2004

Services for James Prentiss Beall of Wesson were 11 a.m. Monday,Nov. 1 at Zion Hill Baptist Church with burial in the churchcemetery. Community Funeral Services was in charge ofarrangements.

Mr. Beall, 77, died Oct. 30, 2004, at his residence. He was bornin Copiah County on Nov. 6, 1926, to Luther Beall and Maggie DavisBeall.

He was self-employed in road construction. He was a Navyveteran, where he was Seaman First Class. He was a member of theAmerican Legion Club. He was a member of the Baptist faith.

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Preceding him in death were his parents; and a brother, GeorgeBeall.

Survivors are his wife, Doris F. “Jackie” Beall; his daughtersand sons-in-law, Sandra and Steve Tressler of Montoursville, Pa.,and Susan and Don Nevels of Brookhaven; his son anddaughter-in-law, Ricky and Elaine Beall of Wesson; his sisters,Ruby Montgomery of Brookhaven, and Minnie Wooten of Wesson; hisbrothers, Dennis Beall and T.D. Beall, both of Wesson, Lee Beall ofHazlehurst and Jack Beall of Kosciusko; his grandchildren, AmandaEverett, Jennifer Fortenberry, Benjamin Beall, Erin Tressler andChad Tressler; his great-grandchildren, Wyatt Beall Everett, MillieFortenberry and Ally Everett; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Donations may be made to the building fund at Zion Hill BaptistChurch in Wesson.