Sue E. Beeson

Thursday, July 21, 2005

Sue E. Beeson, age 89, of Sun City, Ariz., died Monday, June 20, 2005, at Boswell Memorial Hospital in Sun City following a lengthy illness. She was born July 1, 1915, in Nevada, to Orel and Edna "Eddy" Eddlemon. She was married to Richard H. Beeson in 1937 who preceded her in death in 1996.

Mrs. Beeson spent her life in Missouri and Sun City, Ariz. She was a member of Sun City Christian Church. She was also a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Eastern Star, and the National American Glass Club. She graduated from Nevada High School in 1933 and later from Cottey College in Nevada in 1937.

Survivors include her son, Thomas C. Beeson and his wife, Judy, Sun City, Ariz.; her sister, Jean Edwards, Nevada; two nephews, Clayton Edwards, Tulsa, Okla., and Marc Edwards, Oklahoma City, Okla.; two nieces, Anne Yarnevich and Barbara Stuber, both of the Kansas City area.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., on Saturday, July 23, at Newton Burial Park in Nevada. Officiating will be the Rev. Donald F. Sears of Leawood, Kan., interim pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Nevada. Local arrangements are under the direction of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.

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