Biography of

Nancy Grace Kinnison Beard

Born 06 Oct 1879, Hillsboro, Pocahontas, WV
Died 28 Nov 1966, Sylvester, WV
Married Josiah Paul Beard, 13 Mar 1901 in Hillsboro, Pocahontas, WV

Lucille (Beard) Price (right), along with Nancy Grace Kinnison Beard, Stewart Paul Atkins.   Around 1980

Children Born
Julian Lynn Beard 26 Jan 1902
Lucille Agnes Beard 22 Nov 1904
Nancy Eula Beard 16 Mar 1907
Ethel Julia Beard 02 Jul 1909
Pearl Beard 16 Feb 1912
Annette Beard 31 Oct 1914
Paul Franklin Beard 27 Jun 1919

Hillsboro 7 -- June 2006

Grace Kinnison Beard with Terry Kim Atkins, Feb. 1962.

?, Barbara (Baby), Martha, Nancy Grace, Ella, Donald (Baby), Pearl Beard?.  Courtesy Barbara Kercher.

Brian Beard, Nancy Grace and Barbara Beard - Courtesy Barbara Beard Kerchner.  In front of John Price store.

 

References

Josiah Paul Beard Death Record 133997
Memorial Service  : Obsequies for Mrs. Grace Kinnison Beard.  Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon November the thirtieth Nineteen Hundred and sixty-six at two o'clock in the Oak Grove Presbyterian Church, Hillsboro, W. Va.  CLERGYMAN The Rev. Leonard Maddy.  INTERMENT Oak Grove Cemetery, Hillsboro, W. Va.

Mrs. Grace Kinnison passed away early Monday morning, November 28, 1966 at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Lucille Price of Sylvester, W. Va. after an illness of eleven years.   She was born October 6, 1879 at Hillsboro, W. Va. a daughter of the late Thomas Franklin and Julian Nana Kinnison.  Besides Mrs. Price, she is survived by four other daughters, Mrs. Nancy Cooper of Twilight W. Va., Mrs. Pearl Miller of Clarksburg, W. Va. and Mrs. Annette Beard of Charleston, W. Va.  a son Paul Beard of Fairfax, Va. , eleven grandchildren and twenty six great grandchildren.

Mrs. Grace Kinnison Beard, 87, died Monday November 28, 1966 at the home of her daughter Mrs. Lucille Price of Sylvester, after a long illness.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Beard.  Survivors include five daughters, Mrs. Nancy Cooper of Twilight, Mrs. Ethel Wallace of Oak Hill, Mrs. Pearl Miller of Clarksburg, Miss Annette Beard of Charleston, and Mrs. Lucille Price of Sylvester, and one son, Paul Beard of Fairfax, Virginia; 11 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.  Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon in the Oak Grove Presbyterian Church  at Hillsboro by the Rev. Leonard Maddy. Burial was in the Oak Grove Cemetery.