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The Cherryville Eagle

Carroll Ned Beam

Nov 14, 2019 09:49AM

Carroll Ned Beam

CHERRYVILLE – Carroll Ned Beam, 84, of Dallas – Cherryville Hwy., passed away Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019 at his daughter’s residence. He was born Feb. 25, 1935 in Lincoln County to the late H. Craig and Mary Ellen Speagle Beam.

Carroll Ned served in the Army National Guard. He worked for many years in banking and retired from BB&T of Cherryville. Carroll Ned was an active member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church where he served in several capacities, including the church council. 

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 62 years, Betty Hulsey Beam; his children, Brenda Arney, Sandra Powell (Wayne), Harold Craig Beam (Rhonda), and Martin Lee Beam; and eight grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.

Carroll Ned’s family received friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019 at Carpenter – Porter Funeral Home.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Monday, Nov. 4, 2019 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church with Pastor Jonathan Gantt officiating.

Interment followed in the church cemetery.

Memorials may be made to either St. Mark’s Lutheran Church Cemetery Fund, 1203 St. Mark’s Church Rd., Cherryville, NC, 28021, or to Carolina Caring, Hospice of Catawba County at

Condolences may be made to

Carpenter – Porter Funeral & Cremation Services served the family of Mr. Beam.