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Hilda Jean (Brasher) Beal (Yarber)

October 26, 1941 ~ June 29, 2020 (age 78)


    Hilda Jean Beal (Yarber) age 78 of Creal Springs, passed away at 1:50 PM, Monday, June 29, 2020 at Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville, Indiana.

    Hilda was born on October 26, 1941 in Earlington, Kentucky to the late James and Ruby (Barton) Brasher.  She married Harold Eugene Beal on October 30, 1959 and he preceded her in death on July 2, 2005. She married Charles Henry Yarber on November 16, 2013 and he preceded her in death on April 22, 2020.  Hilda was a member of Pentecostals of Southern Illinois in West Frankfort.  She loved her church and her grandchildren were the apples of her eye. She also enjoyed singing and reading and was a prayer warrior. 
    Hilda is survived by her son, Harold "Tink" Beal and wife Tonya of Harrisburg, a daughter by choice, not by blood, Kerry Jo Pham and husband Keith of Pensacola, Florida; eight grandchildren, Bryce Beal, Breanna Beal, and Brandon Beal all of Harrisburg, and Alyssa Pham, Alexus Pham, Ashton Pham, Alanis Pham and Axle Pham all of Pensacola; one great granddaughter, Dahlia due in November; step daughter, Cindy Ortiz and husband Homer of Aransas Pass, Texas; step son, Mike Yarber of Eldorado, Illinois; step grandchildren, Anthony Dersch, Drew Yarber, and Melanie Irizarry; brother, James Brasher of Florida; brother, Dannie Brasher and wife Linda of Harrisburg and several nieces and nephews.
    Hilda was preceded in death by her parents James and Ruby; husbands, Harold and Charles; step granddaughter, Sarah Yarber; and a sister Phyllis JoAnn Jones.
    Funeral services for Hilda Jean Beal (Yarber) will be held at 11 AM, Friday, July 3, 2020 at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. Rev. Adam Mach and Rev. R.G. Walls will officiate and burial will follow in Ledford Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 PM to 8 PM, Thursday, July 2, 2020 at Reed Funeral Chapel.

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July 2, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Reed Funeral Chapel
503 E. Sloan Street
Harrisburg, IL 62946

Funeral Service
July 3, 2020

11:00 AM
Reed Funeral Chapel
503 East Sloan Street
Harrisburg, IL 62946

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