BELVEDERE, S.C. - Funeral services for Mrs. Irene Wilson Beckner, 76, Palmetto Avenue, Belvedere, S.C., who died May 31, 2001. will be conducted Monday morning at 11 a.m. from the Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home. Rev. Michael Yates officiating. Interment in Sunset Memory Gardens. Mrs. Beckner was native of Logan County, West Virginia, having made Belvedere her home for the past 39 years. She was a member of the Bel-Ridge Baptist Baptist Church and a retired assistant pharmacist at Peoples Drug Store. Mrs. Beckner was the daughter of the late Everett Wilson, Edna Atkins Napier, and Hawk Napier. Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Lawrence A. Beckner; a daugther, Jean Heimlich, Virginia Beach, Va.; a son, John Beckner, Belvedere; six grandchildren, Wendell Ward, Lisa Lyon, Tracy Beckner, Chris Beckner, Kristina Black, and Emily Fields; four great grandchildren, Mikaela, Emma, Ana, and Mia; three sisters, Delores Daniels, Mary Osborne, and Joanne Keenan; three brothers, Ronald Napier, Elmer Napier, and John Napier. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday afternoon from 4 to 6 p.m. Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home of North Augusta in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle-June 3, 2001