Floral 11

Shirley Ann (Lowery) Beach

July 9, 1935 ~ December 15, 2019 (age 84)


Mrs. Shirley Ann Lowery Beach, age 84, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at Roman Eagle Rehabilitative and Health Care Center.

She was born on July 09, 1935, in Danville, VA, to the late Clarence Poe Lowery and Hattie Blanks Lowery.

Before her retirement, Mrs. Beach worked as a sewing machine operator in Dan River Mills and was a member of Westover Baptist Church.

She is survived by her children: Dianne Guilliams (Earl); David Beach (Teresa); Norman Beach; and Michael Beach (Trish). Fifteen grandchildren, Kristy Curtis; Ken Curtis; Kellee Curtis Davis; Bridgette Mansfield; Shirley Mansfield; Theresa Mansfield; Karen Beach Thompson; Melissa Beach; Victoria Beach, Kristina Strickland; Earl Guilliams, III; Ashley Guilliams Bowman; Joshua Beach; Jacob Beach, and Jasmine Beach. She also has 20 great-grandchildren; sister, Betty Dockery; and brother, Jimmy Lowery.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Beach was predeceased by the father of her children, Ernest David Beach, Sr.; and daughters, Joann Beach Mansfield and Patricia Beach Curtis; and brother, Roger Lowery.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at Swicegood Funeral Home with Dr. Doug Barber and Rev. Robert Vermillion officiating. Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at Swicegood Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Highland Burial Park.

At all other times, the family will be at the home of David Beach, 1235 Rosemary Lane, Danville, VA.

In lieu of flower, the family requests donations be made to Westover Baptist Church or the Danville Life Saving Crew.

The Beach Family would like to give special thanks to the staff of East Wing of Roman Eagle Rehabilitative and Health Care Center for all of their love, care, and support provided to Mrs. Beach and the entire Beach Family.

Swicegood Funeral Service is respectfully serving the Beach family. 

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December 17, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Swicegood-Barker Funeral Services
564 West Main Street
Danville, VA 24541

Funeral Service
December 18, 2019

11:00 AM
Swicegood-Barker Funeral Services
564 West Main Street
Danville, VA 24541

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