Dateline: May 10, 2007
“Jack” Beavers, 87, died Monday April 30, 2007, in Bonham.
Services were held Saturday, May
5, 2007, at Soper Church of Christ in Soper, OK, with Brother Donnie
Bates, officiating. Interment
was held at Sugar Creek Cemetery in Soper.
M.J. “Jack” Beavers was born
on June 3, 1919, to Willam Rufe and Alice Jane (Antwine) Beavers.
Jack married Winnona Leon Dale Cole on September 4, 1943, in Soper,
OK. He had lived in this area
for the past twenty-nine years after moving here from Post and Memphis,
TX. Jack was a member of the
Soper Church of Christ. He
had worked as a machinist in the textile industry and loved to farm.
Jack was preceded in death by his
parents; two sisters, Alfayeda Ingram and Roberta Partin; and one brother,
Willam R. Beavers, Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Leon
Dale Beavers of the home; two sons, Jack T. Beavers of Powderly, TX, and
Robert M. Beavers of Soper, OK; four sisters, Juanita Popchoke and Leota
Bardin both of Hugo, OK, Loretta Smith of Amarillo, and Elizabeth Davis of
San Angelo; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
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