Nora Beckham, 84, a former resident of Waltonville, died
4:30 p.m. May 2, 1996, at the home of her son and
daughter-in-law, John and Linda Moore of Cleveland.
Mrs. Beckham was born Sept. 30, 1911, in Hamilton
County, a daughter of John and Minerva (Lambert) Bethel. Jan
15, 1931, in Mt. Vernon, she married Lester Moore, who
preceded her in death on July 13, 1950. She later married
John Newman Beckham of Waltonville, who preceded her in
death on Nov. 30, 1984.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Bethel
Memorial Cemetery with Pastor Dan Robinson, Rockford Church
of Christ, officiating.
Those attending the graveside services are asked to go
directly to the cemetery on Monday morning.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Hughey
Mrs. Beckham is survived by one daughter, Mildred
Reynolds and husband James of Rockford; one son, John Moore
and wife of Cleveland ; one sister, Eunice Swader of Mt.
Vernon; a sister-in-law, Venita Reinhiemer of Mt. Vernon; a
daughter-in-law, June (Moore) Young of Lakeland, Fla.;
several stepchildren (Beckham); grandchildren;
great-grandchildren; great-great-grandchildren; nieces; and
Mrs. Beckham was preceded in death by her parents;
husbands; one son, Charles Moore; one sister, Dora Stilwell;
and two brothers, Joe and Frank Bethel.
Source: The Register-News Mt. Vernon
Mt. Vernon, Jefferson Co, IL
Date: 03 May 1996 - Friday Pg 2A
Submitted by: James E. and Louise (Beckham) Heidlebaugh