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Elizabeth Beardslee

Monday, July 30, 2007

BENTON -- Elizabeth Beardslee, 89, died at 10:52 a.m. July 28, 2007, at Heartland Care and Rehab in Cape Girardeau.

Born Jan. 17, 1918, in Sagmore, Pa., daughter of the late George and Ann Sovitch Garber, she worked in sales at Sears. She was a member of the Benton Methodist Church.

On June 18, 1940, in Detroit, she married Maurice Beardslee, who preceded her in death Oct. 21, 2001.

One son, two brothers and three sisters also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: one son, Thomas A. Beardslee of Benton; one brother, Emery Garber of Detroit; one sister, Pat Gdula of Detroit; and four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City, where services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday. The Rev. John Harth will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Oakdale Cemetery in Commerce.