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Edna Bagley Beaty Edna Bagley Beaty
(May 5, 1923 - June 3, 2013)

Mrs. Edna Pauline Jones Bagley Beaty, age 89, a resident of Grannis, Arkansas, died Monday, June 03, 2013, in the Brookewood Nursing Home, De Queen.

She was born to Benjamin and Nellie Porterfield Jones in Nathan, Arkansas, on August 15, 1923. She was a retired employee of Lane Poultry, as well as homemaker. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Grannis, and enjoyed square dancing, flowers, puzzles, and animals, especially her cat, Baby.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her siblings, Otho and A. D. Jones, a step-son, Dale Beaty, two grandsons, Randy Farley, and Lyndon Farley, and in 2008, her Husband, Wayne Beaty.

She is survived by five sons and daughters-in-law, Howard and Gwen Bagley of Ashdown, Terry and Janice Bagley of Grannis, Larry and Kyndell Bagley of De Queen, Doyle and Mary Bagley of Wickes, and Jerry and Karen Beaty of Hatton, Arkansas, three daughters and a son-in-law, Louise Farley of Alvin, Texas, Ruby Bagley of Shreveport, La., and Helen and Lester Overturf of Gillham, Ark., 18 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren, and 7 great-great-grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Edna Bagley Beaty will be held at 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, June 5th In the Chandler Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Homer Frachiseur officiating. Burial will follow in the Overturf Cemetery, Gillham, under the direction of Chandler Funeral Home, De Queen. The family will receive friends at Chandler Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 4th from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M.