Funeral services for Mrs. Bernice Pickett Beal, 84, will be held Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 at 2 p.m. in Springhill Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Ronald Morgan, Rev. James Taylor and Rev. Cole Melton officiating. Interment will follow in Springhill Cemetery under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Springhill.
Visitation will be held today (Tuesday) from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Beal was born Jan. 6, 1929 in Ashland to Walter and Mamie Stewart Pickett and passed away Monday, Feb. 04, 2013 in Springhill.
She was a lifelong resident of this area and a faithful charter member of Springhill Missionary Baptist Church. Mrs. Beal was also a homemaker and wonderful seamstress. Most of all she was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Loyd N. Beal; daughters, Carolyn B. Wesson and husband, Jerry and Sharon B. Burt and husband, Harold, all of Springhill; four grandsons, Jayson Wesson and wife, Wendy, Jeremy Wesson, Jody Beal and Marty Burt; and four great-grandchildren, Sadie, Jace, Judd and Ericha.
Honoring her as pallbearers will be David Nokes, Brad Nokes, Allen Misenheimer, Greg Roath, Andy Carraway, Brandon Edens and Kevin Upshaw.
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