The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


April 5, 2014

Charlsa Beasley

— Charlsa Lee Beasley, 82, of Athens passed away Friday, April 4, 2014, at Athens Rehab and Senior Care.

Mrs. Beasley was born May 21, 1931, to William L. Williams and Bernice Grimmet Williams. Mrs. Beasley was a member of Salem United Methodist Church.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, April 7, at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home with the Rev. A. Ray Blankenship officiating. Burial will be in New Salem Cemetery.

Visitation is noon until 1:45 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Beasley was preceded in death by her parents, William and Bernice Williams; husband, Bill Beasley; son, Tommy Beasley; sister, Bernice “Sweetie” Kraus; son-in-law, Larry Haney.

Survivors include a daughter, Diane Haney of Athens; son, Billy Beasley and wife Cathy of Ardmore; four grandchildren, Laura Purner and husband David of Athens, Sherry Morrison and husband Wayne, Jason Haney and wife Meagan, all of Huntsville, and Will Beasley of Lawrenceburg, Tenn.; five great-grandchildren, Kristen Pepper, William Purner, Walton Purner, all of Athens, and Cody Beasley and Beth Beasley, both of Lawrenceburg; one nephew, David Kraus of Scottsboro; and several cousins.

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