Agnes Belew Beaty, 80, of Buna, passed away Jan. 29, at her home. A graveside service will be at 1:00pm, Sunday, Feb. 1, at Waldrop Cemetery in Beckville. Officiating will be Brother Travis Arden of Brooks Community Chapel.
Visitation will be from 5:00pm-7:00pm, Saturday, Jan. 31, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.
Born in Panola County, Dec. 4, 1934, she was the daughter of James Elmer Belew and Hazel Irene Gorman Belew. Aggie was a classy, well respected and forgiving person. She was always giving to others; sometimes neglecting herself to make sure others had what they needed. Aggie was a faithful Missionary Baptist, and a member of several organizations such as, Eastern Star 214-Orange chapter, VFW Auxiliary, and the American Legion Auxiliary.
She is preceded in death by her parents, James and Hazel Belew; sister, Mary Francis Kee; husband, James Hunter Beaty; and her granddaughter, Ruth Anne Reed.
Aggie is survived by her children, Deborah Hardin Blakesley and husband, Robert and Woody Cox and wife, Kim, all of Buna; grandchildren, Jay Reed and wife, Wendi, Manessah Cox, and Matthew Cox; great-grandchildren, Tristina Henry, Michayla Henry, Cameran Reed, Bradyn Reed, Sidda Leigh Reed; great-great-grandson, Jaxon Dans and her niece, Robbie Richardson and husband, Ted.
Honorary pallbearers are Jay Reed, Matthew Cox, Bradyn Reed, J.R. Hardin, Robert Blakesley, and Mike Reed.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project at P.O. Box 758517 Topeka, Kansas 66675 or https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org.