Mrs. Dorothy Elise Giles Beasley, age 92, of the Cedar Grove Community of Bedford County, died Monday, January 31, 2022 in Lewisburg, Tennessee. Mrs. Beasley was born in Marshall County and was a daughter of the late Kitt and Eddie Lou Giles. In addition to her parents, Dorothy was also preceded in death by her husband, James W. Beasley, who died in 2015; brothers, Bobby Gene Giles, Roy Wayne Giles; sisters, Richie Margaret Giles Jett, Betty Lou Giles Tapley, Cathy June Giles Davis; and great granddaughter, Addilea Gracen Swift.
She was a homemaker and was a very active member of Cedar Grove United Methodist Church and the Cedar Grove Community.
Mrs. Beasley is survived by her daughter, Linda Sue (Larry) King, Unionville, TN; sons, David Edward (Brenda) Beasley, Cedar Grove Comm., Don Arnold (Judi) Beasley, Cedar Grove Comm.; brother, Ernest “Bud” (Betty) Giles, Manchester, TN; sister, Hazel Ann Giles Harmon, Cornersville, TN; grandchildren, Cindy King (Mark) Friedman, Unionville, TN, Stephen A. (Elysha) King, Unionville, TN, Dana Leigh Beasley (Brad) Perryman, Caney Spring Comm., Clifton Arnold (Kelly) Beasley, Cedar Grove Comm., Shanna Leanne Beasley (Michael) Swift, Wheel Comm.; great grandchildren, Ashley Elayne King, Kaylie Renae King, David Carson Andrews, Taylor Elise Andrews (Zach) Horvath, Coleburn Alan Perryman, Korie Ann Beasley, Claire Beasley, Tayton Lee Swift, Millie Ann Swift, Bronson Clay (Izii) Friedman, Noah Kitt (Rachel) Friedman; great great grandchildren, Gideon James Friedman, Elliot King Friedman, Avery Kate Horvath, Jackson James Horvath; several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services for Mrs. Beasley will be conducted on Wednesday morning, February 2, 2022 at 10:00 am at Cedar Grove Cemetery in the Cedar Grove Community of Bedford County with Rev. Danny Freeman officiating. Burial will immediately follow in Cedar Grove Cemetery. Family members will receive friends at the Cemetery following services.
Grandsons and great grandsons will serve as pallbearers. In Lieu of Flowers,
Memorial Donations may be made to Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Youth Group, 451 Manire Road, Chapel Hill, TN 37034.