He married Frances Marie Herbst on
He was a member of the Oasis Assembly of God in
Survivors include his wife, Francis;
three daughters, Elisa Suiter of Helena, Ala., Ellen
and husband Tom Schaad of Venice, Fla., Leslie and
husband Ricky Bohr of Nashville, Tenn; son, Bradley
and wife Robin Beard of Mt. Carmel, Ill; two sisters, Wanda Isbell of
Nashville, Tenn., Patsy and husband George Hubbard; eight grandchildren, Shawn
Beam, Andrea Beam, Kristen Beam, Joshua Schaad, Kayley Bohr, Ricky Bohr, Lyndsay
Beard and Jillian Beard.
He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant son, Francis Gregory; and a sister, Elaine Small.
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