Hal B. Beasley Jr.

Posted at 10:11 PM on Apr 15, 2019


Mr. Hal B. Beasley Jr., 82, of Statesville, N.C., passed away Monday, April 15, 2019, at Iredell Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Beasley was born March 23, 1937 in Harnett County and was the son of the late Hal B. Beasley and Madie Peacock Beasley.

He was a graduate of Cleveland High School, Class of 1956, and on October 12, 1956, he was married to Ida Mae Garrett Beasley, who preceded him in death.

Mr. Beasley was employed with the N.C. Highway Department, Signal Hill Mall as maintenance supervisor and later started his own business, Hi-Works, as an electrician on signs and tree work. He was a member of Front Street Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon, Royal Ambassadors Leader, and Fifth-Grade Boys Sunday School Teacher.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Beasley was preceded in death by three brothers, Avery Beasley, James Beasley and Donald Beasley; and five sisters, Clara Langdon, Mavis Denning, Geraleen Rose, Betty Ray and his twin Rebecca Beasley.

Mr. Beasley is survived by his son, Michael Beasley (Carol) of Moravian Falls, and daughter Lisa Holt (Darrell) of Statesville; three sisters, Sarah Garrett of Columbus, Ga., Marie Blackwell (Kenneth) of Wendell, N.C., and Rosa Johnson of Smithfield, N.C.; one grandson, Justin Holt of Johnson City, Tenn.; and granddaughter, Amber Winter (Thomas) of Statesville; and one great-grandson, Ryker Holt of Johnson City, Tenn.; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at Front Street Baptist Church in Statesville with Pastor Tim Stutts officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. The family will visit with friends from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service at the church.

Memorials may be made to Front Street Baptist Church, 1403 West Front Street, Statesville, NC 28677.

Online condolences can be made to the family at www.nicholsonfunerals.com

Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the family of Hal. B. Beasley Jr.

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