Margaret Laverne Beard

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Margaret Laverne Beard, 69, of Scott passed from this earth on April 23, 2017. She was born October 3, 1947, the daughter of Ellis and Lois Johnson Martin. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers Carl, Bill and Dub Martin and one sister, Lereva Moody. She is survived by her husband of 49 years, William, two daughters, Amanda McKinney (Cliff) of Conway and Angela Fulmer of Beebe, sons-in-law, Terry Fulmer (Gina) of Scott and Jerry Fulmer of Conway, one sister, Virginia Collins of Scott, four brothers, Jimmy Martin (Christine) of Cabot, Ellis Martin (Kathy) of Scott, Danny Martin (Kathy) of Ward and Mike Martin (Kathy) of Kensett. She is also survived by eight grandchildren, Mark Nipps (Shaunna) of Conway, Megan Miner (Tish) of Davis, Calif., Matt Fulmer (Kristen) of Conway, Callie Grimes (Troy) of Judsonia, Ballie Fulmer, Zach Donahue of Beebe, Steven (Asha) McKinney, Matt Terry of Scott, Justin Terry of Oklahoma, eight great-grandchildren; Riley, Jaxon, Emilee, Ellison, Madisyn, Abigail, Dallas and Miranda. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday, April 27, 2017 at Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, April 28, 2017 at Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home. Interment will follow at 3:30 p.m. in Orion Cemetery near Redfield. Arrangements by Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home & Crematory (501) 982-2136. Sign online guestbook at

Published April 26, 2017