Biography of

Nannie Woods Beard


Born 06 Mar 1870, Hillsboro, Pocahontas, WV
Died 01 Jan 1942, Marlinton, Pocahontas, WV

Hillsboro 8 -- June 2006



Obituary - Miss Nannie Woods Beard - Miss Nannie Woods Beard aged about 73 years, died Wednesday Night, December 30, 1942.  She had been ill for many weeks, following a fall.  On Friday afternoon her body was laid to rest inteh Oak Grove Cemetery, the funeral was conducted from Marlinton Methodist Church, by her pastor Rev. Fred Oxendale, assisted by Rev. Aubrey Ferguson.  The pall bearers were  J. A. Syndenstricker, J. M. Bear, Ward Hudson, O. B Curry, W. O. Ruckman, Guy Faulknier.  The deceased was the last surviving member of the family of Charles W. Beard of the Levels.  She made her home with her nephew, Elba B. Callison, in Marlinton.  For a life time she had been a professing Christian, a member of the Methodist Church.