Obituary: Essie Beech Baugher

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Essie Beech Baugher, 76, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, Feb. 27, 2010, in St. Thomas Hospital.

Mrs. Baugher was a native of Lincoln County. She was a homemaker and member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church.

On Jan. 21, 2010, her husband of 49 years, Bruce Dorris Baugher, died.

Mrs. Baugher was also preceded in death by her parents, Albert Jennings and Avis Swinford Beech, and sister, Lorener Burns.

She is survived by her daughters, Yvonne Baugher of Lewisburg and Amy Peterson of Marion, Ark.; son, LaVerne (Anne) Baugher of Spring Hill; sisters, Edna (Sonny) Vaughn of the Yukon Community of Lincoln County and Dorothy Ayers of Smyrna; brothers, Lawson (Pat) Beech of Portland and Louis (Shirley) Beech of Flintville; and three grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, March 2, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, followed by burial in Prosperity Cemetery in Lincoln County.