Phyllis Ann Beeching

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Phyllis Anne (Bourgeois) Beeching, 76, of Salem, Ark. departed this life on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 at Salem, Ark. She was born to the late Landry Bourgeois and Zelma (Breau) Bourgeois on Aug. 17, 1942 in Morganza, La.                  

Phyllis was united in marriage to Ronald Mike Beeching on Aug. 23, 1965 in Folston, Ga. Phyllis was a Registered Nurse and worked in healthcare for 50 plus years. Phyllis served her country in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. Phyllis was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Thayer, Mo. and the Ladies Guild of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church. She was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother and friend.

Phyllis leaves to mourn her passing; husband, Ronald Beeching of Salem, Ark.; son, Kit Beeching and wife Jessica of Sherwood, Ark.; daughter, Kim Holladay and husband Craig of Nixa, Mo.; five grandchildren, Micayla Holladay, Lane Holladay, Connor Beeching, Landry Beeching and Carson Beeching; sister, Patricia LeBlanc of Morganza, La.; many other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, three brothers (Gary, Larry and Travis Bourgeois) and two sisters (Sheila Osiecki and Pamela Roberts).

Funeral services were at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Thayer, Mo. with Father Sholby officiating. Visitation was from 9 a.m. until time of service of Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Thayer, Mo. Interment was in the Thayer Cemetery in Thayer, Mo. Pallbearers were the children and grandchildren. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. Arrangements are under the direction of Barker Funeral Home in Salem, Ark. Guests may sign an online registry @www.barkerfuneral.com.