Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX


April 15, 2014

John Howard Beasley

JACKSONVILLE — Funeral services for John Howard Beasley, age 67, of Jacksonville, will be held Wednesday at 10 A.M. in the Boren-Conner Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville, with Bro. Mark Norman and Bro. Jim Slocumb


Burial will follow in the Salem Cemetery.  

John was born Feb. 10, 1947 in Jacksonville to George Arnold and Martha Anna McLeod Beasley.  He had retired from the Rusk State Hospital after 34 years of service and Mother Frances Hospital after 5 years of service.  He was a member of the Trail to Christ Cowboy Church.  John was preceded in death by his parents and his daughter, Kasey.  

He is survived by his wife, Jewel Foshee Beasley of Jacksonville, two daughters and a son-in-law, Jaimie Beasley of Jacksonville and Joy and Casey Davis of Rusk, two brothers and sisters-in-law, Robert and Carla Beasley of Manville and Andy and Janie Beasley of Tyler, and three grandchildren, Jessica Beasley, William Davis and Hunter Davis, all of Rusk.  Pallbearers will be Marvin Weeks, Casey Davis, Will Davis, Earnie Foshee, Robert Beasley and Andy Beasley.  Derrell Kennon will serve as an honorary


Visitation will be Tuesday evening from  6 to 8 at Boren-Conner Funeral Home, Jacksonville.

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