Originally created 12/31/06

Charles Beatty (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Charles 'Chuck' Beatty, Sr., 77, husband of Mrs. Betty Shorter Beatty of Bennock Mill Road, entered into rest Thursday, December 28, 2006 at University Hospital. Funeral services will be held from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors Wednesday, January 3, 2007, at 11:00 A.M. with the Reverends Frank Barker and Marion Jay officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be, Jack Lee, Elliott Stewart, Richard Weathers, Roy Roberson, Leland Roberts and Roy Beasley. Mr. Beatty, the son of the late Tom Beatty and Bessie Blackmon Jones, was a native of Sylacauga, AL. He had lived in the Augusta area for the past twenty five years. He had worked as a construction superintendent for Rust Engineering and as the crossing guard at Westminster School on Wheeler Road in Augusta. He was a member of Whispering Pines Baptist Church where he was a member of the Ruth Murphy Sunday School Class. In addition to his wife he is survived by his sons, Chuck Beatty, Jr. of Johns Island, SC and Tim Beatty of Appling; his daughters, Becky Carter of Crossett, AR and Catherine Delamater of Leesburg, VA; as well as ten grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren. Friends may call at the funeral home and the family will receive friends this Tuesday from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. If desired memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 1105 Furys Lane, Augusta, GA 30907. Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road Augusta, Georgia 30906. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-December 31, 2006