BANNER ELK, N.C. - Mrs. Neal Williams Beard, 89, died Monday, Oct. 9, 2000, at Cannon Memorial Hospital, Linville.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Screven County Memorial Cemetery, Sylvania, Ga., with the Rev. Everett Tumblin officiating.
Mrs. Beard, a native of Screven County, Ga., was a homemaker. She was Baptist.
Survivors include a son, Jon A. Beard, Round Rock, Texas; a sister, Annice Pierce, Savannah; and two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home, Sylvania.
The Augusta Chronicle Oct. 11, 2000