Bernaceteen Beauchamp Edwards
Bernaceteen Beauchamp Edwards, age 72, passed away Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at her home near Maben.
She was born April 17, 1939, in Attala County to Ruby Lee Adams and Walter Mitchell Beauchamp. Mrs. Edwards was a Nursing Home Aide and a member of Maben Church of God. Bernaceteen Beauchamp Edwards married Bobby Henry Edwards Feb. 6, 1955, in West Point.
Funeral services are Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Sam Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in Pheba Cemetery. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include her husband of 56 years, Bobby H. Edwards Sr., of Maben; her four daughters: Barbara Edwards of Eupora, Mary Lucas (Jimmy) of Maben, Carolyn Pennington (Robert) of Houston, Cindy Alsobrooks (Jason) of West Point; her three sons: Richard Lynn Edwards (Betty) of Eupora, Bobby H. Edwards, Jr. (Mae) of Vernon, Ala., David W. Edwards (April) of West Point; 23 grandchildren; 14 great- grandchildren; her brother, Mitchell Lavone Beauchamp (Rose) of Kosciusko. Those preceding her in death were three brothers: Charles Beauchamp, Raymond Beauchamp and Kenneth Beauchamp; and two sisters: Mildred Jenkins and Bettemerle Rush.
Pallbearers are nephews: Danny Ray Beauchamp, Dennis Rush, Jerome Rush, Johnny Rush, Heath Rush, Brian Beauchamp, Adam Beauchamp, and Harvey Lawrence.
Honorary pallbearers are her grandchildren.
Visitation is today, 5 - 8 p.m. at Calvert Funeral Home.
Friends may leave online condolences at www.calvertfuneralhome.com