Cornelia (Connie) BeamPine Bluff, AR, 1940 - 2022
Cornelia Beam (Connie), 82, of Pine Bluff, passed away Friday, September 16, 2022. She was born June 9, 1940, to the late Fred and Lucielle Mooney Tisdale.
Connie attended Rison High School and enlisted in the United States Air Force in 1959. She was honorably discharged from the Air Force in 1962 as an airman 2nd class. While in the Air Force she met and married the love of her life, James Beam (Jim). They shared 63 wonderful years of marriage. Some of Connie's fondest memories were while living in Alaska going on adventures with her husband.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother Fred Tisdale; one sister, Carolyn, along with her husband, Robert Rankin.
Survivors include her loving husband, Jim Beam; sisters, Linda and husband Gordon Krueger, Francis, and husband Ross Riggs; sister-in-law, Connie Tisdale; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.
A memorial service will be held Thursday, September 22, 2022, at Robinson and Fuller White Hall, at 1 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Women in Military Service for America Memorial in Connie's name would be appreciated. www.womensmemorial.org
Online register: www.ralphrobinsonandson.com
Published September 20, 2022
OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
Ralph Robinson & Son
807 South Cherry Street, P.O. Box 5254, Pine Bluff, AR