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Christopher Beard

Christopher Beard, age 58, entered into rest on Thursday, March 28th, 2019 at AU Medical Center in Augusta, Ga., surrounded by his family.

He is survived by his loving wife Wanda Beard; son, Christopher Beard, Jr.; mother, Roma Jean Hewitt and stepfather Jimmy Hewitt, Sr.; stepson, Brandon Binning; two grandsons; two nephews; brother, Timmy Beard; sister Karen (Marty) Bell and stepsister, Susan (Alan) Hayes.

He is preceded in death by his father, Tilmon Beard; grandparents, Ralph Durwood and Ethleen Nunn Chapman; stepsister, Lisa Hewitt; stepbrother, Jimmy Hewitt, Jr.; and a very special uncle, Richard Chapman.

Chris was lifelong resident of Aiken County and a member of the Windsor First Baptist Church. He loved his family and spending time with all of them. He loved living in the country, growing vegitables, and raising chickens. He will be greatly missed.

A funeral service celebrating his life will be held on Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019 at 2pm in the Chapel of Napier Funeral Home with the Rev. Jody Padgett officiating. The interment will immediately follow at the Windsor First Baptist Church Cemetery in Windsor, SC. The family will receive friends from 1-2pm at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be: Walter “Scrapper” Craig, Ralph Chapman, Alan Hayes, Janson Irby, Raymond Pace and Calvin Shealy. Honorary pallbearers will be: Austin Bell, Alec Bell, Many Beard and Jenny Beard.

If so desired, memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice in memory of Christopher Beard.

Napier Funeral Home, Inc. 315 Main St. Graniteville, SC 29829, has been entrusted with these arrangements. To send an expression of sympathy, you may visit the guestbook at www.napierfuneralhomeinc.com

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So sorry for your loss. I went to school with Chris from first grade thru graduation, Chris loved to make people laugh. He will be truly missed. Prayers goes out to Ms. Roma Bead, Timothy, Karen and his wife and children. R.I.P.Chris

Denna (Mitchum) Williamson Apr 19 2019 12:00 AM

I went to Windsor and Aiken School with Chris and his siblings and we always looked out for each other.(Windsor Gang).I am so sorry to read of his passing.

Joanne Dicks Cagle Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

Greatest Smpathy for the family.

Sonny Cushman Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

RIP God Bless

Bill Waits Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for the loss of Chris.... Thoughts and prayers for the family.....Though the years have passed we always remember childhood friends......God Bless

Darlene (Mitchum) Owens Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

Prayers sent to the family

Karen Barwick Padgett Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

I knew Chris back in our school days. He loved to laugh and cut up. My deepest sympathy to his family.

Tammy Barwick Rhoden Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

R.I.P Chris, May God have you in his loving arms.

Lisa Knorr Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

chris you will be missed you gave me a wonderful son. Your family's love is one of the best. I pray for them at this difacult time always loved never forgotten

bernadyne T pulver Mar 31 2019 12:00 AM

Praying for the family at this difficult time! He was a nice person and will be missed!

Robin & David Anderson Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM