S. EDWARD BEAMS (1st husband Darline Wilson
Funeral services for Edward S. Beams, 46, who died on the way to a hospital
Friday after he suffered a heart attack while fishing off West Point, were
held Wednesday in the Edline Chapel, Kent, WA. Burial was in Kent.
Mr. Beams was a supervisor for the Boeing Airplane Co. He worked for the
company 12 years. A native of Kentucky, he lived in Princeton and Peoria,
Illinois, before coming here in 1945. He resided at 1740 Horton St.
Mr. Beams was a member of the Town and Country Club, the Rainier Golf and
Country Club and the Toastmasters' Club.
Survivors are three daughters, Mrs. Ronald Omey and Mrs. Shirley Egelkrout
both of Kent, and Patricia Beams, Portland, Oregon; his father, James K.
Beams, Peoria; three brothers, two half sisters and four grandchildren.
(Obituary, Seattle Times, Seattle, Washington
1959, submitted by
Shirley Beams Simmons)