Diane Beard

February 6, 1950 ~ November 16, 2022 (age 72) 72 Years Old
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Mrs. Diane Beard age 72 of Fayette, passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2022 in Savannah, GA.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, November 20, 2022 at 4-P.M. from Nelson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Fayette Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Saturday evening from 5-7 P.M. at the funeral home. Bro. Mike Trull and Bro. Billy Carl Sullivan will officiate.

She was preceded in death by her husband: Rev. Kenneth Beard, parents: Belton and Ovella McCool, three sisters: Edna Ruth, Louise Wicker, and Mary Nell Rainey, and a brother: Leon McCool.

Survivors include one daughter: Cindy Orrick (Steven) of Russellville, two sons: Lance Beard (Dana) of GA, Richard Beard (Ashley) of Tuscaloosa, one sister: Laverne Freeman of Tuscaloosa, five grandchildren: Cody, Skyler, Nicolas, Johnathan, and Brandon, and eighteen great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be: Nicolas Schmittou, Syler Schmittou, Brandon Smith, Eddy Williams, Vincent Williams, and Stanley Crowell.

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November 19, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Nelson Funeral Home Chapel
Fayette, AL 35555

Funeral Service
November 20, 2022

4:00 PM
Nelson Funeral Home Chapel
Fayette, AL 35555


Fayette Memorial Gardens

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Diane Beard

February 6, 1950-November 16, 2022

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