Miles Funeral Home in Hazlehurst announces the funeral service for Rev. Billy Roger Beecher, Sr., age 78, of Hazlehurst, who passed away Monday, August 27, 2018. Services will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday, August 30th in the Satilla Freewill Baptist Church 750 Satilla Freewill Baptist Church Road Hazlehurst, Georgia 31539
Rev. Paul Smith & Rev. Keith Yawn will officiate with burial in the Satilla Freewill Baptist Cemetery.
Rev. Beecher was born in Jeff Davis County. He was the son of the late: Floyd Beecher & Laurence McLeod Beecher and was the husband of the late Athell Thompson Beecher. Rev. Beecher was a pastor for 33 years. He was a loving pastor of Bethany Freewill Baptist Church in Hazlehurst, Ga. & Hahira Freewill Baptist Church in Hahira, Ga.
Survivors include: Sons & Daughters-in-law: George & Tina Beecher of Hazlehurst, Billy & Laine Beecher of Dallas, Texas; Step-mother: Carol Bullard Beecher of Hazlehurst; Brothers & Sisters-in-law: Donnie & Sheri Beecher of Houston, Texas, Jeffery & Beth Beecher of Hazlehurst; Grandchildren: Kyle Beecher of Hazlehurst, Megan Beecher of San Angelo, Texas, Sarah & Gabe Ramsey of Dallas, Texas, Robert & Kimberly McCoy of Waycross, Wesley McCoy of Folkston, & Kristin McCoy of Folkston; 2 Great-grandchildren: Kayden Beecher & Maggie McCoy; several nieces & nephews also survive.
Visitation will be Wednesday, August 29th from 6-8 pm at Miles Funeral Home 242 Uvalda Highway Hazlehurst, Georgia 31539.
Rev. Beecher will be placed in the church one hour prior to the service.
A guest book is available for you to sign on our website milesfuneralhomega.com.
MILES FUNERAL HOME IN HAZLEHURST IS IN CHARGE OF THE ARRANGEMENTS.