Lila Alice Hambrick Beard, 82, of Holly Hill, S.C., passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2014. She was born in Augusta, the daughter of the late Ben and Daisy Hambrick. She was married to the late Charles M. Beard, Jr. of Bamberg, S.C.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11 at the Cooner Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation was held on hour prior to the service. Burial followed in Denmark Cemetery in Denmark, S.C.
Mrs. Beard enjoyed playing solitaire, putting puzzles together and spending time with her family.
Survivors include six children, Bobby and Brenda Smith of Ehrhardt, S.C., Kathy Lyons of Smoaks, S.C., Cathy and John Godfrey of Baxley, Doris Hewitt of Orangeburg, S.C., Elaine and Wayne Funchess of Claremont, N.C. and Teresa and Hogan Bartlett of Holly Hill, S.C. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
Cooner Funeral Home of Bamberg, South Carolina, assisted the family.