Ruth Beshears of Deer Lodge, TN

June 2, 1933 ~ October 19, 2018 (age 85)
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Edna Ruth Duncan Beshears age 85, of Glades Community went home to be with the Lord on October 19, 2018 at her daughter’s home in Sunbright, surrounded by family.  She was born in Speedwell in Claiborne County. 

She is preceded in death by her parents, William Wiley and Cinda (Edwards) Duncan.   Former husband:  Ralph Beshears.   Brothers:  Troy, Charlie, Harley, and Ted Duncan.  Sisters:  Nellie Lankford and Mossie Beasley.


She is survived by her three daughters:  Lonetta  Beshears of Glades, Lovada and husband Averil Chaney of Sunbright, Rachel and Jim  of Lancing.  Son Alan and wife Lynn of Osh Kosh, Wisconsin.  Grandchildren:  Tiffiny, Dustin, Averil Allen,  Miles, Kyle, Tabitha, Amber, Autumn, Skylar, and Jeric.  Great Grandchildren:  Nate, Aiden, Mathis, Henry, Aubrey, Asylia, Isla, and Aven.  Sister-in-law:  Ester Cordilia Duncan.

Also surviving are a host of nieces, nephew and special friends.


Speical “Thank You’” to Covenant Hospice for their care and kindness and to the Staff of Schubert Funeral Home.


The family will receive friends on Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 4-6 pm Schubert Funeral Home, Sunbright.  Funeral services will follow at 6 pm with Bro. Charles Webb and Bro. David Coffman officiating.  Graveside services will be Monday, 11 am at Union Grove Cemetery



Schubert Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements

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