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Mary Beckham (6-27-15) service 6-30-15

Mary Clara Wade Beckham of Olive Hill departed this life on Saturday, June 27, at Maury Regional Hospital in Columbia, Tennessee, at the age of 93 years, 11 months, 24 days.
She was born July 3, 1921, in Hardin County, the daughter of the late Riley Hampton and Martha Jane Sarah Elizabeth Kilburn Wade.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Beckham was preceded in death by brothers, Mack Wade and Montie Wade; sisters, Linnie Franks and Maude Russell; son-in-law; Stevie Lynn (Butch) Alexander; and great-grandchildren, Gabriel Smith and Kylie Marie Alexander.
She was united in marriage to Morris Franklin Beckham on Jan. 6, 1940. Mr. Beckham preceded her in death on Aug. 4, 1973. Mrs. Beckham was formerly employed at the Division of Forestry and Angelica Manufacturing. She was a member of Houston Baptist Church , Wayne County Quilters Guild and Indian Creek F.C.E.
She is survived by sons, Bobby Franklin Beckham and Larry Joe Beckham and wife Mary, both of Olive Hill; daughters, Carolyn Sue Kelley and husband Joe of Savannah, Montie EmmaJean Combs and husband Don of Fayetteville, Tennessee, Barbara Ann Thompson and husband Mike of Waynesboro, Sherry Elaine Warrington and husband Kenneth of Lutts, Mary Jane Paul and husband Steve of Leitchfield, Kentucky, 15 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren.
Services were Tuesday, June 30, at 1 p.m., at Houston Baptist Church with Jay Clanton and Jamison Edwards officiating. Burial followed in Mt. Hebron Cemetery with Shackelford Funeral Directors in charge of the arrangements. Pallbearers were grandsons, Christopher and Craig Combs, Scott Kelley, Jason and Jonathan Thompson, Steven Paul, Timothy Beckham, Jonathan Warrington, Adam and Andrew Alexander.

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