James Conner ("Jim") Beam
Jan. 9, 1936 - June 12, 2008
WAXAHACHIE - Funeral services for James Conner "Jim" Beam were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 14, 2008 in the Waxahachie Bible Church.
Born Jan. 9, 1936, in Dallas, the son of Leon Sanders Beam and Holmsie Conner Beam, he passed away Thursday, June 12, 2008 at his home in Waxahachie.
Preceded in death by his parents and sister Phoebe Shay; he is survived by Connie, his wife of 53 years; five sons James Jr. and wife Gena, Mike and wife Hope, Greg and wife, Tina, Wesley and David and wife Amy; daughter Leighanne McAlister and her husband Kyle; grandchildren Aaron, Brittany and Shafer McAlister, Jennifer, Abrham, Rebekah, Josiah, Isaac, Simeon, Landon, Alyssa, John, Kaysie, Celeste, Bailey and Chloe Beam and Laura Beam Harris; great-grandchildren Morgan, Laney, Gage, Parker, Blaine and Preslee; brother Roy and wife Frances; and sisters Mary Klenzendorf and Thelma Glenn.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to Fosters Home for Children, 1779 N. Graham St., Stephenville, TX 76401 (254-968-2143) or Christ’s Haven Home for Children, 4150 Keller-Haslet Rd., Keller, TX 76248 (817-379-5070).
Arrangements were under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie.