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David R. Beaty

David R. Beaty, 84, resident of 74 Taylor Lane husband of Sarah Suber Beaty died Sunday April 29, 2007 at his home.

Born in Abbeville Co. SC he was a son of the late Sadler M. and Grace Young Beaty.

Mr. Beaty was a World War II Army veteran having served as a First Sergeant in the campaigns of Company "B" 1304 Engineers in Burma and India. He was a retired U.S. Postal Employee and a farmer. His community involvement included being a Past District Governor of the State Lions Club, serving as President of Abbeville Lions Club, Abbeville Cattlemen's Association and Abbeville Farm Bureau; he was a longtime member and officer at the Abbeville ARP Church.

Survivors include his beloved wife of 60 years, Sarah Suber Beaty, of the home; his son, Archie Beaty and his wife Kimberly of Abbeville, SC; 3 grandsons James, Jason and Brandon Beaty.

Graveside services will be conducted Tuesday May 1st, 2007 at 2:00 PM in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens with the Rev. Tommy Cartledge officiating with Military rites to follow.

The body is at The Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home. The family will recieve friends Tuesday afternoon after the graveside services at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. The family is at the home 74 Taylor Lane Abbeville, SC.

Active pallbearers will be Wes McAllister, Riley McLane, Mike Fowler, Richard Cocchia, Butch Price and Bill Barksdale. Honorary pallbearers will be James "Pete" Vinson, Jim Jones and Charles Williams.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 408 West Alexander Ave., Greenwood, SC 29646.


Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Highway 72
Abbeville, SC  29620
Tuesday, May 1, 2007
After Service


Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Highway 72
Abbeville, SC  29620
Tuesday, May 1, 2007
2:00 PM

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I would like to extend my deepest sympathy to the family of Mr. Beaty. He was a distant cousin that I never had the pleasure of meeting.

Robert Lamar Beaty May 26 2007 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Michael, Tammie, Chase, Alane & kids May 1 2007 12:00 AM

Archie,Kim,James,Jason,Brandon: I can fondly remember seeing your mom and dad each Sunday in the ARP Church. Kind. Always smiling. He was a blessing to the church as I know he was to your mom and the rest of the family. God bless you all.

Pat, DeNese Gwinn and sons Apr 30 2007 12:00 AM

Archie,Kim,James,Jason,Brandon, Although I was not around Mr. Beaty very often, I always had and still do have a great respect and honor for him and all of you as well. My thoughts are with you. Eric

Eric McMahan Apr 30 2007 12:00 AM

Sara, Archie, Kim & family, Ansley and I wanted you to know that we were thinking of you. Our prayers are that you will be comforted in the days ahead.

Ansley Suber & Marsha Perrotte Apr 30 2007 12:00 AM

I loved and respected my dear Uncle David. Jim and I wish to express our heartfelt sympathy for your loss.

Mary Sylvester Apr 30 2007 12:00 AM


HARBY Apr 30 2007 12:00 AM

Sara and Family, You're in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

Melanie Suber Apr 30 2007 12:00 AM

Sara and family, You are in our thoughts and prayers. Please let us know if there is anything we can do. Love, Janna & Andy

Janna Davis Apr 29 2007 12:00 AM