Beatrice Irene Basden Overman, 85, passed away Monday, September 22, 2014.
Born February 2, 1929, in Baltimore, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Cary Lee Basden and Helen Somers Basden. She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph Aaron Overman.
Beatrice graduated from Brogden School in 1945. In 1981, she retired from Shallcross Industries after 25 years of employment. Beatrice was a member of Tee’s Chapel Free Will Baptist Church in Brogden, NC for more than 60 years. In 2007, she moved to Myrtle Beach residing most recently at Kingston Nursing Center in Conway, SC.
Survivors include her two daughters, Delores Blount and her husband, Girard of Murrells Inlet and Susan Bryant and her husband, Gene of Myrtle Beach; two sons, Steven Overman and his wife, Muriel of Havelock, NC and Richard Overman and his wife, Carolyn of Princeton, NC; five grandchildren, Richard Overman; Deanne Askew (Charles), Kelly Bryan (Stephen), Dustin Overman (fiancée Kristen) and Kelsey Moore; and four great-grandchildren.
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A celebration of life service will be held at 2:00 pm on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at Tee’s Chapel Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Dennis Polluck and Rev. Carroll Overman officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm at the church prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Tee’s Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 6439 Brogden Rd, Smithfield, NC 27577.
An online guestbook is available at www.msfh.net
McMillan-Small Funeral Home in Myrtle Beach, SC and Parrish Funeral Home in Selma, NC are serving the family.