Hattie Bell Beasley

Published 5:00 am Monday, April 21, 2008

Services for Hattie Bell Beasley, of Hazlehurst, were 2 p.m.Saturday, April 19, at Mt. Canaan Baptist Church in Hazlehurst withburial in St. Peter Church of Christ (Holiness) Cemetery. MarshallFuneral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Ms. Beasley, 79, died April 10, 2008, at Pine Crest Guest Home.She was born in Franklin County on Oct. 1, 1929, to Douglas Beasleyand Ada Beasley.

Preceding her in death were her parents; four sisters; and fivebrothers.

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Survivors are her sisters, Frances Gilmore, of Monticello, andDaisy Mae Spencer and Susie Holmes, of Hazlehurst; her brothers,Bennie Beasley, of New Orleans, La., and Burnell Beasley, ofChicago, Ill.; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives andfriends.