Originally created 11/17/99

Mrs. Elva Beard



WARRENVILLE -- Mrs. Elva Lee Beard, of McCampbell Street, died Monday, Nov. 15, 1999, at University Hospital.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Napier Funeral Home, Graniteville, with the Revs. Hobby Renew and Jimmy Sanders officiating. Burial will be in Warrenville Cemetery.

Mrs. Beard, a native of Aiken County, had retired from Graniteville Co. She was a member of Kedron Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Elmo C. Beard; four daughters, Mary Ann Kniphfer, Dorothy S. Keaton and Linda Wood, all of Aiken, and Evelyn W. Lineberry, Edgefield; a brother, Marion Fox, Aiken; two sisters, Mildred Wrenn, Augusta and Betty Scott, Greenwood; and 12 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Perry Sullivan, Swain Keaton, Michael Kniphfer, Dale Key, Harvey Fox, Glenn Fox Sr. and Glenn Fox Jr.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box K, Aiken, SC 29802.

Friends may call at the residence of Linda Wood, Vintage Road, Aiken.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 17, 1999