Thelma Beard

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Thelma Marie Bass Beard, 88, formerly of Ahoskie, died on Saturday, July 11, 2009 in Columbia, SC.
Survivors include a sister, Rachel Baines of Momeyer, NC; a daughter, Sharon Beard Williams of Columbia, SC; a son, Clayton L. Beard, Jr. of Hampstead, NC; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 1, 2009 at Oakdale Cemetery in Spring Hope, NC.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Ahoskie Youth Ministry, P.O. Box 649 Ahoskie, NC 27910; Palmetto Richland Medical Hospital Hospice, 5 Richland Medical Park Drive, Columbia, SC 29203 or a charity of choice.
Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, Columbia, SC is handling the arrangements.