Audrey Willis McBeath
Services will be held for Audrey Willis McBeath at Milling Funeral Home in Union, MS. with Rev. James Allen and Dr. Jon Martin officiating on Tuesday, September 17, 2013. Visitation is from 9:00 a.m. til 11:00 a.m. with the service taking place at 11:00 a.m.
Pallbearers will be James Kenneth Willis, Jr., David Wilson White, Jr., Marty Hollingsworth, Allen Ware, Gerald Robertson, Harry Holt and Randolph Smith.
Survivors include two sisters, Margie Willis Harvorth of Newtown, PA. and Delores Willis Ryan Semmes of Hilton Head, S.C., one brother James Kenneth Willis of Meridian, MS, three nieces, Jan Kaplan, Elizabeth Hammerschlag, Jeanna Willis White, one nephew, James Kenneth Willis, Jr., two great nephews , Michael Pistone and Grant Hammerschlag, three great nieces, Mary Grace Willis, Sarah Madison Willis, and Virginia Sherrod White.
She is also survived by Joe Caperton who made her life happier when he came on the scene. She was preceded in death by her parents Myrtle and Irvin Willis, her sister Harriot Manning, her husband John McBeath.
Miss Audrey, as all her friends knew her, was a devoted registered nurse, an avid gardener and excellent cook. Having completed her R.N. training at Rush School of Nursing, she was always very proud of her chosen profession. She was an active member of First Baptist Church of Union.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Audrey Willis McBeath School of Nursing Scholarship Fund at Meridian Community College. Contact Kathy Brookshire at 601-484-8612 or 910 Hwy 19N Meridian, MS. 39307