Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
February 7, 2014 12:57 pm EST


CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — Anita Kay Beeman, 61, of Clarksville, Tenn., died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at her home. She was born in Mount Vernon, to the late Maurice Edison Smith and Lillian Grace Hickerson Smith.

Anita was also preceded in death by her son, Jason Merritt Beeman.

Mrs. Beeman was a member of the Church of Christ at Trenton Crossing, where she attended the Wednesday Ladies’ Bible Class. She was a first grade Bible school teacher for over 17 years, as well as a World Bible School teacher.

Funeral Service will be held Monday, at noon, at the Chapel of Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, with Bro. Geoffrey Sikes, Bro. Tom Payne and Bro. Russell Howard officiating. Interment will follow at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-West, in Hopkinsville, Ky.

Visitation will be Sunday, from 2 to 6 p.m., and on Monday, from 10 a.m. until the hour of service, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Christopher Lanier, Guy Beeman Jr., Randy Smith, Doug Smith, John Mimms, and Clayton Olive.

Anita is survived by her husband, Guy Beeman Sr.; son, Guy Beeman Jr. of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; daughter, Carrie (Christopher) Lanier of Clarksville; two brothers, Randy Smith of Mount Vernon and Douglas Smith of Howard; sister, Nancy Smith of Mount Vernon; and granddaughter, Emily Marie Lanier.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the World Bible School or Ramp Ministry, in care of the Church of Christ at Trenton Crossing, 524 College Street, Clarksville, TN 37040.

Arrangements entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040; 931-645-6488. Online condolences may be made at

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