Obituaries for Wed., July 10

Published 9:59 am Wednesday, July 10, 2019


Graveside Services for Mrs. Tensie Butler Beam, 94, who entered into rest July 8, 2019, will be conducted Thursday afternoon at 2 p.m., in the Macedonia United Methodist Church Cemetery, Rose Hill, Ala. Dr. Joe Beam officiating.
Mrs. Beam was a native of Dozier, a former resident of Beech Island, S.C., having made North Augusta her home. She was a member of the North Augusta Church of Christ, retired from J.C. Penney and was the wife of the late Mr. John R. Beam.
Survivors include her three sons and daughters-in-law, Johnny and Patsy Beam, North Augusta, Joe and Alice Beam, Franklin, Tenn., and Greg and Ellen Beam, Edgefield, S.C.; a daughter, Joan Beam, North Augusta; seven grandchildren, Angela Beam, Ruthie McGhee, Jennifer Howie, Joanna Wilson, Matthew Schlachter, Susan Waskavitz and Kimberly Holmes; eleven great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 5 p.m., until 7 p.m.
Memorials may be made to Marriage Helper, 4690 Columbia Pike, Thompsons Station, TN 37179.
Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta is in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181). Visit the registry at



Mrs. Susan Spires Hartley, of Andalusia, passed away Sat., July 6, 2019, at her residence. She was 68.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m., Wed., July 10, 2019, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel in Andalusia. Interment will follow in Stone Lake Gardens; with Keahey Funeral Home Chapel of Andalusia directing. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m., until 8 p.m., Tue., July 9, 2019, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, Kendall (Aimee Sowell) Baggett of Andalusia; Klint (Stacy) Baggett of Jasper, Ala.; Kristin (Rik) Long of Andalusia; grandchildren, Austin Baggett, Ethan Baggett, Eva Baggett, John Logan Long, and Parker Long.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Stephens Hartley, and an infant son.



Mr. John Earl Duggan, 80, of Andalusia, passed away Tue., July 9, 2019, at Andalusia Hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thu., July 11, from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Vernie Scott officiating the service. Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m., Thursday at Foreman Funeral Home. Interment will be at a later date in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery.

He is survived by his son, John Earl Duggan, Jr. of Andalusia; two daughters and son-in-law, Elizabeth Ellen “Beth” Duggan of Andalusia and Cynthia Duggan Carrington and husband Tom of Newnan, Ga.; three grandchidren, Jonathon Earley Weed, Catherine Belle Weed, and Courtney Caroline Carrington.

Those unable to attend the service may sign the guest registry online at