Louise Beeson

Wednesday, July 6, 2005

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Louise E. Sturm Hafley Beeson, 90, of Perryville died Monday, July 4, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home.

She was born April 25, 1915, at Mount Vernon, Ind., daughter of Francis L. and Lilly Love Crowder Sturm. She and Marvin Lee Hafley were married Dec. 24, 1931. He died on Oct. 5, 1957. She and Karl Beeson were married Oct. 26, 1996, and he died on Feb. 18, 2002.

Beeson was a retired nurse's aid and psychiatric aid.

Survivors include a son, Paul Hafley of Bonne Terre, Mo.; two daughters, Beverly Major of Farmington, Mo., and Kathleen Bradley of Perryville; a sister, Glenn Solman of Evansville, Ind.; 21 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, six sisters and three brothers.

No public arrangements have been made. Arrangements are with Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville.