Lenora L. BealFebruary 21, 1926 - January 11, 2016
Posted on January 12, 2016 at 10:34 PM • 0 Comments
Lenora L. Beal, 89, of Corbin passed away Monday, January 11, 2016, at Baptist Health Corbin.
A member of Horse Creek Road Baptist Church, she was a faithful follower and diligent Bible reader. She embraced her impending earthly departure bravely, referencing her “new life” and her readiness to go.
A graceful, modest lady, she loved everyone and showed that love with her helpfulness. She made friends readily, especially at the Corbin Senior Citizens Center, where she extended and received joy.
Born February 21, 1926, in Lorain, OH, she was the daughter of the late Otto McKinley Wolfe and Ethel Wolfe. In addition to her father and mother, she was preceded in death by her husband, Percy “Pete” Beal, and by two brothers: John Wolfe and Arthur Wolfe.
She is survived by five children: Terrence Beal and wife Marguerite of Delaware, Patricia Jacques and husband Michael of North Carolina, Gary Beal and wife Julie of Barbourville, Laura Stern of Corbin, and Carol Parke of North Carolina; by several grandchildren and great grandchildren; and by two brothers: Robert Wolfe and Jimmie Wolfe, as well as by other relatives and numerous friends, to mourn her passing.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 4:00 P.M. Saturday, January 16, 2016, in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Scott Williams officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 4:00 P.M. Saturday.
A graveside service will take place at 3:00 P.M. Central Time Monday, January 18, 2016, in Sardis Cemetery at Sardis, TN.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Corbin Senior Citizens Center, Attention: Beverly Faulkner P.O. Box 1087 Corbin, KY 40702 (606) 528-0100 or to Horse Creek Road Baptist Church Attention: Pastor Scott Williams 622 Horse Creek Road Corbin, KY 40701 (606) 344-8852.