Mary Katherine Beard, 64, died Friday, August 10, 2007, in Houston. She was born June 2, 1943 in Parkersburg, W. Va., the daughter of Curtis and Bessie (Oliver) Harris, Sr.
She is survived by her husband, Warren Beard, Jr. of Coldspring; son and daughter-in-law, Freddie White, Jr. and Carol of Coldspring; daughter Theresa Jennings of Coldspring; son, Roger White of Channelview; daughter Leta Woods of Springs; mother, Bessie Mae Harris of Waverly, W. Va., step-children, Charisma, Misty, Brandy, Amanda and Warren III; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; sisters, Dorothy Mae Holmes of Red House W. Va., Anna Marie Hendershot of Walker, W. Va.; brothers, Donald Eugene Harris of Vienna, W. Va., Kenneth Lee Harris of Waverly, W. Va. And Clarence Richard Harris of Parkersburg, W. Va.
She was preceded in death by her father, Curtis Harris, Sr., and sister Sharon Mercer.
Funeral services were held August 14, 2007 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Livingston. Pastor Carl Roth officiated. Burial will be in the Farley Chapel Cemetery in Shepherd.
Cochran Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Christopher Allen Jennings, 45, died Wednesday, August 8, 2007 in Coldspring. He was born April 13, 1962 in Waterloo, New York.
He is survived by his father and step-mother, Lawrence Francis Jennings and Sandy of Shepherd; mother, Rebecca Allsbrooks of Bullard; son, Jesse Charles Jennings of Grand Prairie; sister Susan Haynes of Grand Prairie; step-brothers, Troy Beckner of Shepherd and Terry Rinehard of Houston.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, August 18, 2007 at 1 p.m. at Cochran Funeral Home in Livingston. Burial will be held in Romulus, New York.
Cochran Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.