Mr. John Thomas “Tommy” Beech III, 74, of Navare, FL, formerly of Chapel Hill, TN, died Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021, in Florida. Mr. Beech was born in Marshall County and was a son of the late Nancy Jernigan Mathis and John Thomas Beech, Jr. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his brother, Oakley Beech.
Tommy was a graduate of Forrest High School Class of 1965, a member of the Chapel Hill Cumberland Presbyterian Church and was a self-employed contractor.
Mr. Beech is survived by his daughter, Angela Blasingim, Navare, FL; son, John Thomas (Emily) Beech IV, Chapel Hill, TN; brothers, Randall Beech, Shelbyville, TN, Stanley (Gina) Beech, Murfreesboro, TN; grandchildren, Britton (Katie) Blasingim and Hayden Fritz; great-grandchildren, Kaydem, Dawson, Caide, Nash, Waylon, Journey; aunt, Marilyn (Charles) Barcheers, Palmetta comm.; brother-in-law, Jr. (Penny) Bailey, Lynchburg, TN; special friend, Lynn Beech, Chapel Hill, TN.
Family members will receive friends on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, from 4 until 6 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. A Celebration of the life of Tommy will follow at 6 p.m. with Rev. Jordan Dow officiating.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, TN, 931-364-2233 (www.lawrencefuneral.net) in charge of arrangements.