Services for Donna Beebout, 59, of Knoxville, who passed away March 12, 1991 at
Chariton Manor Nursing Home, were held March 14 at Williams Funeral Home.
was in Graceland Cemetery. Rev. K. Wayne Hoehns officiated at the services. Music
was provided by organist Darlene Mooberry. Pallbearers were Larry Carruthers, Doug
Crawford, Greg Crawford, Steve Henning, John Kuiper, John Pierce and Jerry Witt.
Donna Jean Beebout was born Oct. 7, 1931 in Marion County. She was the daughter
of Harry Caries and Rachel Guyola (Miller) Jones.
She was retired custodian from
the Knoxville Community Schools. She was employed there until August 1990. She had
been a member of the First United Methodist Chuch since she was 12 years old.
was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her daughter, Jackie Rafferty
and her husband Michael Rafferty; grandchildren, Darrin and Sarah Rafferty of Chariton
and by her son David Michael Beebout, his wife Sandy; grandchildren Jo Ella and
Ryan Rafferty of Norman, Okla.
She is also survived by three sisters and their husbands,
Phyllis and Dick Mitchel of Ankeny; Mary and Anthony Kuiper of Knoxville; Eleanor
and Wayne Ostendorf of Ames; as well as three brothers and their wives, Ronald and
Maxine Jones; Russell and Linda Jones; Charles and Ardella Jones all of Ankeny.
There are also many other relative and friends who continue to cherish her friendship.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church or the Chariton
Manor Nursing Home.