Obituary: Sammie Lee Beasley

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Sammie Lee Beasley, 79, of the Rover Community of Bedford County, died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, in Murfreesboro.

Mr. Beasley was a native of Rutherford County. He was a retired farmer.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John Thomas and Betty Sue Morgan Beasley; sister, Irene Lorance; and brothers, John Marvin Beasley and Jimmy D. Beasley.

He is survived by his sisters, Estelle Beasley of Rover and Ruby Leverette of the Versailles Community of Rutherford County; his companion, Vivian Jo Jones, and her son Alton Jones, both of Murfreesboro; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Wednesday, Nov. 11, from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill.

Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at Simpson Cemetery in the Rover Community of Bedford County with Rev. Frank Johnson officiating.