Barry Lynn Beach

Friday, April 29, 2016

Barry Lynn Beach, age 60 of Leachville, passed from this life Thursday April 28, 2016, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Kennett, Mo., he was the son of the late Charles and Wilma Hill Beach and was raised in the Buckeye community. A 1973 graduate of Manila High School, he was a lifelong resident of the Manila and Leachville areas and was a retired supervisor with Nucor-Yamato Steel in Blytheville. Barry was a devoted family man and a longtime member of the Church of Christ in Leachville.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his step-mother Annette Beach and a brother, Bill Beach.

Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Renell Cagle Beach of the home; 3 sons, John Beach of Paragould, Ty Beach and his wife, Terri, Ken Beach and his wife, Pam, all of Leachville; a brother, Brian Beach and his wife, Rachael of Jonesboro; 2 sisters, Cherry Hicks and her husband, Larry of Leachville, Joan Simpkins of Manila; his sister-in-law, Georgia Beach of Manila; 6 grandchildren, Desorre Beach, Jeremy Beach, Lila Beach, Justin Beach, Terrin Powell, and Shaylee Beach, and several nieces and nephews that he dearly loved as well as many loving and dependable friends.

Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 3, at the Leachville Church of Christ with Raymond Lasley officiating. The family will receive friends Monday evening beginning at 6 p.m. and again Tuesday from 9 a.m. until service time at the church. Cremation arrangements are by Howard Funeral and Cremation Service of Leachville.

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