Mary Alice Beasley Langford
Mary Alice Beasley “Bea” Langford, a long-time resident of Ruston, died August 13, 2010 in Lake Charles. She was born Feb. 14, 1913, in Meridian, Mississippi to Robert Clarence Beasley and Mary Rixie Wilson Beasley.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her sisters Eula Elizabeth Beasley and Helen Clarice Beasley Weekly and her brothers Robert Clarence Beasley, Jr. and James Wilson Beasley, her husband of 67 years Carl Lee Langford, M.D., her daughter Mary Ann Langford, her grandson Christopher Carl Heit and her son-in-law Raymond Anthony Heit.
She is survived by her daughter Helen Carlee Langford Heit of Houston, her son Charles Robert Langford and wife Beverly of Lake Charles, three grandchildren, Amy Cecelia Heit Linsley and husband David of Seattle, Nathaniel Robert Langford and wife Elizabeth of Lake Charles and Jonathan Carl Langford of Baton Rouge and three great-grandchildren Perryanne Claire Langford, Chiara Isabella Linsley and Declan Nathaniel Langford.
A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Sept. 11 at Trinity United Methodist Church, Ruston.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Altar Guild, Trinity United Methodist Church, 1000 W. Woodward, Ruston, 71270 or Louisiana Methodist Children’s Home, P. O. Box 929, Ruston,71273-0929