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.