Betty Jean Beach

Published 11:02 am Saturday, July 11, 2020

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Betty Jean Beach, 88, died July 8, 2020 at the Currituck House in Moyock. Betty was a longtime resident growing up in Eastern Fairfax County, “Lincolnia.” She was born April 17, 1932, to the late James Fred Smith and Thelma Wren Smith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband Charles W. Beach Sr. “Willie”, son Charles W. Jr.; sisters Virginia, Mae, Gloria and Patsy; and brothers Billy, Fred, Wallace, James, Coleman and Len.

She worked for the American National Red Cross for 35 years and then the Clara Barton Federal Credit Union.

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She is survived by son Tony Beach (Melinda) of Southern Shores; grandchildren Crystal, Anthony II and Joy Martin (Joshua); great-granddaughter, Josephine Ann Martin; and sisters, Louise Mauck and Nancy O’Nan (Jim).

No memorial service will be held at this time. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Community Home Care and Hospice, 1601 N. Road St, Ste B, Elizabeth City, NC 27909.

Twiford Funeral Homes, Outer Banks is assisting the family. Condolences may be shared at