KINGS MOUNTAIN, N.C. - Mrs. Janice Wright Beam, 80, passed away on Monday, April 20, 2020 at Atrium Health - Cleveland.
Janice was born in Cleveland County, NC on October 2, 1939 a daughter of the late Ervin P. Wright and Nettie Warlick Wright. She retired after 47 years as a radiology technologist from Cleveland Regional Medical Center. Janice was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church where she sang in the church choir and was a member of the Young at Heart. She was a 1958 graduate of Tryon High School and also graduated from Spartanburg General Hospital School of Radiology in Spartanburg, S.C.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother Joel W. Wright.
Survivors include her son, Michael Beam and wife Angela of Cherryville; a sister-in-law, Nita Wright of Kings Mountain; one grandson, Gage Beam of Cherryville; one step-granddaughter, Miranda Anthony; two step great-grandchildren, Baylee and Riley Anthony; three nieces, Pam Farnsworth (Randy); Beth Sigmon (Barry) and Rhonda Buff (David).
Mrs. Beam will lie-in-state at Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home on Thursday from 10 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. The family will not be present.
A drive-in funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, April 24, 2020 at Shady Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Dale Hendricks officiating. Guests are asked to remain in their cars during the service.
A private burial will follow the service in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Shady Grove Baptist Church, 3240 Tryon Courthouse Road, Cherryville, NC 28021 or to the Masonic and Eastern Star Home, 700 S Holden Rd, Greensboro, NC 27407.
A guest register is available at www.stameycherryvillefuneralhome.com
Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Cherryville, N.C. is serving the Beam family.
Have Us E-mail You The Latest News
Your #1 Local Source for News, Sports, Opinion, Obituaries, Religion, Classifieds, Events, Photos, Community, Coupons, and more!
Serving Lincoln, Catawba, Gaston and Cleveland counties including the areas of Lincolnton, Denver, Maiden, Stanley, Alexis, Vale, Crouse, Iron Station, High Shoals and Cherryville.
Not a newspaper, not a magazine, we’re online – on your computer at home or work, on your smartphone… with news and more 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year including holidays.
To Make Sure You Always
Get The Latest Updates,
If You Haven’t Already:
Like Our Facebook Page and
Click On SEE FIRST at
Also Follow Us On Twitter