Kenneth L. Beasley

Kenneth L. Beasley, 74, beloved husband, father, brother, uncle, cousin and friend passed away at his residence Wednesday, October 3, 2018. He was an avid hunter and dedicated and loyal employee.

Funeral services were held Saturday, October 6, 2018 at Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel. The Rev. Lyman Colwell officiated. Interment followed at Philippi Baptist Church Cemetery in Dahlonega, GA.

Mr. Beasley was born February 20, 1944, to the late George and Bonnell (Sutton) Beasley. He was preceded in death by his sister Imogene B. Dockery.

The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Padma Nadella and her staff along with the Infusion staff at NEGA Diagnostic Center for their superior care and to NEGMC Hospice whose advice and care during this difficult time was excellent.

Also special love and gratitude to the Slack’s family and Truck Parts employees for their support during time of illness. To our families and wonderful friends who have loved and cared for us, our hearts are filled with love and gratitude.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years Joan Chester Beasley; daughter and son-in-law Jennifer and Heath Williams; sister Jessedeen B. Eaton; and several nieces and nephews.

Those wishing may make donations to NEGMC Hospice, 2150 Limestone Parkway, Suite 222, Gainesville, GA 30501 or Ministry of Caring of First Baptist Church, 751 Green Street NW, Gainesville, GA 30501. 

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Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel, 989 Riverside Drive, of Gainesville, is in charge of arrangements.

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The Dahlonega Nugget

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 36,
Dahlonega, GA 30533

Phone: 706-864-3613
Fax: 706-864-5812