Emmett Burton Beams Sr.



Emmett Burton Beams Sr.

Beams, Emmett Burton Sr., 93, was born on July 26, 1923 in Sonora, KY, and passed away October 22, 2016 in Louisville.

Emmett belonged to Harvest Baptist Church, was a member of the Shawnee Masonic Lodge #830, a proud U.S. Army World War II veteran, and an E.I. DuPont retiree.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 74 years, Miriam (Madison) Beams; his children, Bert Beams Jr. (Sheliah), Darla Boyd (Andy), Madeline Drago , Ralph Beams (Cathy), and Debbie Meredith (Gavin); 9 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Tuesday at 10:00AM at Owen Funeral Home 5317 Dixie Hwy. Burial is in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Visitation is Monday 4:00-8:00PM.

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