Larry Beasley

Posted 2/11/20

Larry Donald Beasley, 84, of Paris, passed away at 4:15 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, at his residence.  He was a measurement tech for Midwestern Gas.  

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Larry Beasley

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Larry Donald Beasley, 84, of Paris, passed away at 4:15 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, at his residence.  He was a measurement tech for Midwestern Gas.  

A Masonic service by Stratton Masonic Lodge #408 A.F. & A.M. is 2 p.m. Thursday Feb. 13, at Stewart and Carroll Funeral Home. A funeral service follows. Military honors will be conducted by American Legion Post 211. Private burial is at a later date in New Providence Cemetery. Visitation is noon until the service times Thursday at the funeral home.

Mr. Beasley was born Feb. 5, 1936, in Elbridge, the son of the late Carrol D. and Hallie I. Cockcroft Beasley. He married Gwendolyn Joan Martin Dec. 23, 1956, at the New Providence Church, and she survives. 

He is also survived by three children, Lisa (Dan) Ashley of Nashville, Tenn., Mike (Joy) Beasley of Paris and Elaine Butler of Polk City, Fla.; one brother, Gary (Anna) Beasley of Paris; four grandchildren, Keith and Bret Ashley, Macala Beasley and Christopher Winschief; and three great-grandchildren, Emma Grace, Ella Rosa and Kohen Lee.

He was a linotype operator at the Beacon-News, a home builder and renovator, and the owner/operator of Elbridge Operating Co.  He was a veteran of the United States Army and a life member of Stratton Masonic Lodge #408 A.F. & A.M. since 1955.

 Memorial donations may be made to Stratton Masonic Lodge #408.  

Online condolences at www.stewartandcarrollfuneralhome.com.