Frederick Stephens
(1902-1976)
Florence Robuck
(1906-1977)
Nell Elizabeth Stephens
(1928-2012)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Chris Vernon Beeker Sr.

Nell Elizabeth Stephens 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

  • Born: 25 Nov 1928, Eutaw, Greene, AL, USA 1 2
  • Marriage (1): Chris Vernon Beeker Sr. on 16 Jun 1945 in Alabama City, Etowah, AL, USA
  • Died: 23 May 2012, Marion, Perry, AL, USA at age 83 1 2
  • Buried: Eutaw: Mesopotamia Cemetery, Greene, AL, USA 1 2

   FamilySearch ID: LRFG-XPG.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Newspaper: Greene County Democrat: Duaghter Born To Mr. And Mrs. Beeker, 16 Jan 1947, Eutaw, Greene, AL, USA. 8 Mr. and Mrs. Chris Beeker nee Nell Stephens announce the arrival of a daughter born Dec 22nd. whom they have named Leiloni Janell. Mother and baby are now at home in the Colonial apartments.

2. Census in 1950 in Eutaw, Greene, AL, USA. 9 The 1950 census recorded at 407 Johnson Street: Chris V. Beeker, wholesale grocery salesman, 28, living with wife Nell S., 21; daughter L. Janell, 3; and son Chris V., 1. All were born in Alabama.

3. Residence: on 27 Jul 1956 in Eutaw, Greene, AL, USA. 10

4. Obituary: Demopolis Times; obituary of Nell Stephens Beeker on 28 May 2012 in Demopolis, Marengo, AL, USA. 2 Nell Stephens Beeker, 83, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2012. She was born November 25,1928 in Eutaw,Al.

Services will be be Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 11 A.M. at Eutaw Baptist Church. Visitation will be at the church from 10 to 10:45.Burial will follow in Mesopotamia Cemetery.

She was preceded in death by her parents Fred and Florence Stephens, her siblings Clyde, Fred, and Rita Stephens, and her grandson Reed Ballard.

Survivors: Chris Beeker, her husband of almost 67 years; sister Frances Heins; Children Janell Wright (Jim) Chris Beeker Jr. (Teresa) Susan Ballard (Dale) Steve Beeker (Patti) David Beeker (Missy).

Grandchildren; Beth and David Weissinger; Diana Browning (Brandon) Inge Beeker (Elizabeth) Chris Beeker III (Carlley) Christen Foster (David) Chris Ballard (Summer) Leigh Stewart (Chris) Elizabeth Bambarger (Jeremy) Reed Beeker, Rita Ferrin (Joey) April Johnson (Kris) Michael Beeker (Samantha)

Great Grandchildren;Devin Weissinger,Patton Browning,Braune Browning,Abbotte Browning,Oliver Browning,William Beeker,Anna Christian Beeker,Chris Beeker IV (Ford),Harwood Beeker,Mary Howard Beeker,Mason Beeker,Hailey Ferrin,Lexie Stewart,Cole Stewart,Reed Foster,Lyndon Foster,Jordan Noble, and Emma Caroline Bambarger.

Nell Beeker was a beloved wife, mother, granny and friend. She served as Secretary of Eutaw Baptist Church for 45 years.

Pallbearers will be the grandsons. Honorary pallbearers are the special care givers Linda Moore and Eloise Tucker, the nurses and staff from Greene County Nursing Home and Legacy Hospice.

In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be made to Eutaw Baptist Church or the charity of one's choice.


Nell married Chris Vernon Beeker Sr., son of Fred Robert Beeker Sr. and Christine Laverne Reed, on 16 Jun 1945 in Alabama City, Etowah, AL, USA. (Chris Vernon Beeker Sr. was born on 15 Apr 1921 in , Greene, AL, USA,11 12 died on 1 May 2018 in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa, AL 4 7 and was buried on 4 May 2018 in Eutaw: Mesopotamia Cemetery, Greene, AL, USA 4 7 11.)


Sources


1 Find A Grave, http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=78581740.

2 Demopolis Times (Demopolis, AL), 28 May 2012, obituary of Nell Stephens Beeker.

3 Birmingham News (Birmingham, AL) (Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama.), 23 Feb 2011, obituary of Amos Reed Beeker.

4 Sumter County Record (Livingston, AL), 10 May 2018, obituary of Chris Vernon Beeker.

5 FamilySearch.org, Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QG13-MKBC Dale Wilson Ballard and Susan Beeker Shamblin, 8 Oct 1983; citing Montgomery, Alabama.

6 FamilySearch.org, Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QG1S-FYKW : 19 February 2021), Richard Shamblin and Susan Beeker, 19 Jun 1971; citing Montgomery, Alabama.

7 "Kirk Funeral Home (Greensboro, AL)," Obituary of Chris Vernon Beeker.

8 "Greene County Democrat (Eutaw, AL)," 16 Jan 1947, page 6.

9 "1950 United States Census," https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:6F7G-BDSH Chris V Beeker Eutaw AL.

10 "Greene County Democrat (Eutaw, AL)," 2 Aug 1956 page 1, obituary of Fred R. Beeker.

11 Find A Grave, http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=78581741.

12 Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), Chris V. Beeker b. 15 Apr 1921 Greene County, AL.



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