Funeral services for Lou Nell "Lucy" Beall will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 23, at Parkside Baptist Church in Denison. Dr. Chet Haney will officiate. Burial will follow at Georgetown Cemetery with Mrs. Beall's nephews serving as pallbearers. Mrs. Beall, 83, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at the Homestead of Denison.
Lucy was born July 17, 1933, in Bells, Texas, to the late Elmer Ray and Jewell (Burk) Climer. She married Thomas Beall on October 15, 1949, in Whitewright.
Lucy graduated from Bells High School and attended Paris Junior College. She worked at Texas Instruments for 23 years and retired in 1991. Mrs. Beall was a devoted pastor's wife who loved the Lord and was a faithful partner in her husband's ministry for 66 years. She loved music and singing, and enjoyed working crossword puzzles in her free time. Lucy was a member of the Parkside Baptist Church in Denison.
Mrs. Beall is survived by her husband, Thomas of Pottsboro; sons Darold Beall and wife Betsy of Denton, Jeffrey Beall of Sugar Land and Kevin Beall and wife Susan of Gainesville; grandchildren Seth Beall, Jeffrey Bender, Dr. Ashley Bender, Stephen Beall, Brooke Beall and Anna Beall; four great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one grandchild, Joseph Beall.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., today, at Waldo Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Parkside Baptist Church Building Fund at 301 N. Lillis, Denison, Texas 75020. The register book can be signed online at waldofuneralhome.com.
Published on February 21, 2017