Official Obituary of

Diane Beard

February 6, 1950 ~ November 16, 2022 (age 72) 72 Years Old

Diane Beard Obituary

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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