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Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home
Saturday June 18th, 2022
11:00am - 12:45pm

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Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home
Saturday June 18th, 2022

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Eddie Beard

Eddie Dwayne Beard, 56, passed away on June 16, 2022 in Jackson, Mississippi. He was born on August 23, 1965 to Ed and Martha Eddington Beard. He attended Okolona Schools and later married Lisa Moffett in September of 1986. Eddie worked for a number of years delivering boats for NauticStar Boats. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Amory, Ms. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening, and all together just being outdoors. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and loved them dearly.  

 Services will be on Saturday June 18, 2022 at 1 p.m. at Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy McFatter officiating.  Burial will follow in Greenbrier Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Rodney Beard, Chad Beard, Johnny Moffett, Nathan Steele, Coty Beard, and Kevin Tackitt.  

 He is survived by his parents, Ed and Martha Beard of Okolona, wife, Lisa Beard of Wren, son, Hunter Beard, daughter, Lauren Beard Gillard (Terrence) of Wren, brothers, Rodney Beard (Lisa) of Okolona, Chad Beard of Okolona, Mother-In-Law, Lois Moffett of Aberdeen, grandchild, Jayden Beard, special friends, Rick Gillentine and Bob Langley, and a host of nieces and nephews.  

 He is proceeded in death by his grandparents, Vertis and Lorene Eddington and Felix and Mamie Lois Beard, uncle, Bobby Beard, and father-in-law, Troy Wayne Moffett.  

 Visitation will be Saturday from 11-12:45 p.m. prior to services.  

 Condolences may be shared with the family at clevelandmoffettfuneralhome.com.

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A candle was lit in memory of Eddie Beard

Margo O'Fallon Jul 11 2022 4:13 PM

I remember meeting Eddie and his parents many years ago during the old large dish satellite era and would always enjoy talking about those days when I would occasionally run into Eddie at Walmart. Praying for the family during this difficult time.

James Holland Jun 27 2022 4:40 AM

ED and Martha - so sorry!
Have you in my prayers. Hope you can feel God’s loving arms!

Robbie Huffman Jun 22 2022 7:23 PM

Lisa, I'm so sorry for your loss. Eddie was such a joy to care for...always so kind and polite. I'm praying for you and your family!

Leslie Wise Jun 20 2022 12:26 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Eddie Beard

Carol Wright Jun 18 2022 6:47 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Eddie Beard

Laura Lynn collins smith and chad Jun 18 2022 3:07 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Eddie Beard

Ricky gillentine Jun 18 2022 11:45 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Eddie Beard

Patsy Bowen Jun 18 2022 8:54 AM

So sorry for your loss.
Prayers for the family.

Chris Smith Jun 18 2022 12:08 AM

Danny and Sharon our prayer are with y'all in this

Danny and Sharon Seymore Jun 17 2022 11:45 PM

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