Mrs. Shirley Beals Tuxbury

Mrs. Shirley Beals Tuxbury, 51, of Newnan, GA, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at Emory University Hospital Midtown. She was born May 21, 1962, in Weymouth, Massachusetts, to Donald F. Beals & Madeline Hart Beals. She was preceded in death by her brother, Eddie Beals.

The funeral mass is Monday, Oct. 7, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church, 3 Village Rd., Newnan, GA 30265 with Father Terry Crone officiating. The visitation is Sunday evening between 7 - 9 p.m. at McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St., Newnan, GA with a rosary at 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to benefit her daughter's education to the Jodi Tuxbury Fund at any BB&T bank branch.

Condolences can be expressed online at www.mckoon.com .

Survivors include husband, Joseph Tuxbury; son, James and daughters, Nicole and Jodi Tuxbury; parents, Donald & Midge Beals of Newnan; sister, Trina (Kenneth Baker) Woolard of Tyrone; brother, Michael Beals of FL; numerous nieces & nephews.

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory, 770-253-4580.



More Obituaries

Mrs. Peggy Jean Cooper

Mrs. Peggy Jean Cooper, age 82, of Winston, GA, went to be with the Lord on Good Friday, April 18, 2014. She was born October 27, 1931, in C ... Read More


(Ret.) SSGT Jessel Callaway

(Ret.) SSGT Jessel Callaway, affectionately known as “Jay,” 60, of 6536 Forrest Road, Columbus, GA, passed Tuesday, April 15, 20 ... Read More


Mrs. Alice Carmelita Brown

Mrs. Alice Carmelita Brown passed away on April 13, 2014, surrounded by her family at Kindred Hospital. She was born on Sept. 16, 1940, in L ... Read More


Mrs. Mildred M. Lichty

Mrs. Mildred M. Lichty, 92, formerly of Waterloo, IA, Wykoff and Rochester, MN, Cedarville, OH and Newnan, GA, went home to be with her Lord ... Read More


Mrs. Mattie Lou Reese

Mrs. Mattie Lou Reese, age 89, of Piedmont, Ala., passed away Sunday April 13, 2014, at her residence. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thurs ... Read More

Mrs. Mary Sirman Blocker

Mrs. Mary Sirman Blocker, 69, of Senoia, GA passed away Monday, April 14, 2014. Mary was hardworking, kind, a loving wife, mother, and grand ... Read More