C.C. "Pete" Beasley, 81, of Jonesboro died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, at his residence. He had lived in Jonesboro for the past 30 years, moving to the city from Prattville, Ala. Beasley was a World War II Army veteran and a retired salesman for W&A Manufacturing Co. in Pine Bluff. He was a member of Northside Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, Frances Beasley of the home; two sons, Patrick Beasley of Atlanta and Mike Beasley of Manassas, Vir.; a daughter, Tammie Kirkendoll of Lake City; and five grandchildren, Melissa Dulaney, Grant Beasley, Whitney Beasley, Matt Kirkendoll and Emily Kirkendoll.
He was preceded in death by his parents, A.B. and Blanch Baker Beasley, and two sisters,
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. today (Tuesday) in Sylvania Cemetery in Lonoke County. Emerson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.