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Shirley Beasley

Shirley N. Beasley, 80, of Bement, IL., passed away at 5:20 P.M., on Saturday, July 16, 2016, at the Evergreen Nursing Home, Effingham, IL.


Visitation will be held on Friday, July 22, 2016, from 11:00 A.M. until 12 Noon, at the Hinds Funeral Home, 348 N. Piatt St., Bement, IL. Graveside services will follow at 12 Noon on Friday, July 22, 2016, at the Bement Township Cemetery, Bement, IL. The Pastor Marsha Frederick will officiate.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association.


Shriley was born on November 19, 1935, in Monticello, IL., a daughter of Lawrence B. and Jessie G. Stewart Donaldson. She married Johnny Beasley on May 16, 1958, in DeLand, IL., and he survives of Bement, IL. Surviving are two sons; Mark (Sarah) Beasley of St. Elmo, IL., and Jim (Julie) Beasley of Clinton, IL. Also surviving are 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren, as well as a sister; Nancy M. (El Ray) Burton of Bement, IL. She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter; Debbie Beasley, and a son; John David Beasley. Shirley was a member of the Bement Lion's Club, Bement P.T.A, and loved to crotche and reading books.


Aaron and Susie Hinds, of Hinds Funeral Home, Bement, IL., have the honor to serve the family of Shirley N. Beasley. “Our Family Is Here To Serve Your Family”