James Leonard Beason, 96, of St. Augustine, Florida (formerly of Anderson, Indiana) passed away July 16, 2017.
Jim was a World War II veteran, a graduate of Ball State University, a lifelong member of the Greenwood Masonic Lodge No 514 F&AM and a retiree from General Motors.
He was preceded in death by his wife of more than 50 years, Gweneth (Dovey) Beason and his three brothers, Donald, Calvin Harold and Carl.
He is survived by his brother, Joe (Jackie) Walker of Anderson; four children; five grandchildren; and three great-granddaughters.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Maplewood Cemetery in Anderson. Friends and family are welcome to attend.
Local arrangements are provided by Hartley Funeral Homes, Cicero.
Published on September 5, 2017