Ruby Jean Beasley, 81, of Manila, formerly of Gulfport, Miss., died Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro. Born at Black Oak, she was the daughter of the late Ed and Pearl Austin Brown and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Beasley, six brothers and three sisters.
Survivors include two daughters, Sheila Price and husband Billy of Manila and Gayla Everett and husband Robert of Winchester, Tenn., a stepdaughter, Deanna Beasley of Jonesboro; three sisters, Wilda Kinsel of Flint, Mich., Sybil Brown of Missouri and Thelma Payne of Gulfport, Miss.
Graveside funeral service were 2 p.m. Sunday at Manila Cemetery with Rev. Mark Wheeler officiating. The family received visitors Sunday from noon until 1:45 at the Howard Funeral Chapel in Manila.
Guest register is at www.howardfuneralservice.com.