Katherlene King Beasley, 71, of Waldo, died Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at Wadley Hospital in Texarkana, Texas. She was born Feb. 21, 1942, to Fred and Lillian King Sr.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Welton Beasley Jr.; her parents; one son, Hertis King Jr.; one sister, Alfreda Zackery; and one brother, Fred King Jr.

Survivors include five daughters, Kathryn Martin, Patricia Cole and Sharon Walker, all of Waldo, Wanda Smith and Renorda Dunn, both of Magnolia; one son, Rickey Walker of Waldo; her twin sister, Paulene Witt of Waldo; one aunt, 18 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 6, at West Church of Christ in Waldo, with Bro. Jeffers Jefferson Sr. officiating. Burial will follow in Watts Cemetery in Waldo, under the direction of Marks Funeral Home of Magnolia.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. today at Marks Funeral Home.

Sign the online guest book at www.marksfuneralhomeinc.org.

Published: 07/05/2013