Originally created 08/17/00

Mrs. Melba Marsh



JACKSON - Mrs. Melba Jean Beasley Marsh, 72, of Blume Court, died Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2000, at St. Joseph Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Jackson First Baptist Church with the Rev. Edward Newsome officiating. Burial will be in Jackson Memorial Cemetery.

Mrs. Marsh, a native of Statesboro, Ga., was a member of Jackson First Baptist Church, where she was a member of Margaret Hiers Sunday School Class.

Survivors include three sons, Edgar Marsh Jr., Tucson, Ariz., Russell G. Marsh, North Augusta, and James H. Marsh, Jackson; two brothers, Marvin C. Beasley, Lake City, Fla., and Harry Joe Beasley, Hilton Head Island; a sister, Beatrice B. Starling, Statesboro; and nine grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to Jackson First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 130, Jackson, SC 29831.

Friends may call at the residence of James H. Marsh, 415 Fifth St.; or at the residence of Russell G. Marsh, 1949 Bolen Road, North Augusta.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home, North Augusta.