Mr. Tony Richard Beam
Mr. Tony Richard Beam of Sharpsburg, GA, passed away April 20, 2014, at home surrounded by his family. He was born to John Monroe and Bertha Sue Burnham Beam on Feb. 14, 1939, in Sargent, GA.
Mr. Beam retired from Newnan Hospital, later returning to volunteer with the Newnan Hospital Auxiliary, having 4,000 hours service. Mr. Beam was preceded in death by his brother, Garnell Beam of Macon, GA, and sister, Dorothy B. Brown of Tampa, FL.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Kaye L. Beam; sons, Richard Anthony Beam and George Kevin Beam (Catherine) of Sharpsburg, GA; grandchildren, Richard Vincent Beam, Sara Ann Beam and Luke James Beam.
Also surviving are sisters, Norma B. White and Patsy B. Fields, both of Newnan, GA; sister-in-law, Elaine Lassetter of Sharpsburg, GA; brother-in-law, Dr. G.C. Lassetter, III (Kathy) of Virginia Beach, VA; and special family friend, Dorothy Winkles.
Special thanks to Amedysis Home Care and Hospice.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 24 at 2 p.m. at Cokes Chapel United Methodist Church, Lower Fayetteville Road, Sharpsburg, GA, with Dr. Mark Jordan officiating. Cremation by Parrott Funeral Home and Crematory, 770-964-4800.