Beth Ann Cunard

January 23, 1959 - February 8, 2015

01/23/1959 - 02/08/2015

Beth Ann Cunard, 56, of Barnesville, OH died Sunday, February 8, 2015 at Wheeling Hospital.

She was born January 23, 1959 in Bellaire, OH a daughter of Deloris Boughner Dickson and the late Howard B. Dickson, Jr.

Beth and her husband Donald ran the family farm, she was a member of Amity United Methodist Church and loved all of her pets.

Surviving are her husband, Donald Cunard of Barnesville; her mother, Deloris Dickson of Powhatan Point, OH; their children, Tessa Danford of Barnesville, Jaime Robert Scott of St. Clairsville, OH; and Russ Susan Cunard of Bethesda, OH; a brother, David Suli Dickson of Caldwell, OH; two grandsons, Bodie Scott and John Alan Cunard; two nieces, Melissa Jeff Swallie and Jessica Tim Pickana; two great-nephews, Bryer and Ashur.

Friends will be received Thursday from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 186 Main Street Powhatan Point, OH where services will be held Friday at 11 am with Pastor Rodney West officiating. Burial will follow In Powhatan Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society of the Ohio Valley or Friends of Feline Fund or the Animal Rescue League of the Donor’s choice

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Dawn Hosom
8 years ago

Aunt Delores, I am so sorry for your loss of Beth Ann. Please know that I am thinking of you and the family and you are all in my prayers. Love you Dawn

Becky johnston
8 years ago

Beth will be missed not only by us human friends she made but also by the feline friends she made at HSOV. So many lives have been changed because of her loving actions. We will carry on the fight for those animals in her name.

Sandy Wilson
8 years ago

Beth, you will be so missed by your family, friends and anyone who shared your true love for your furry friends….so dedicated ..a heart of gold….am honored to call you my friend…may you R.I.P….

Love ya girl,


Beth Wedebrook
8 years ago

Blessings of peace, comfort, and light…

Mary Beth Sheba-Tennant
8 years ago

Delores and family,

So sorry to hear about Beth. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Joni Fox
8 years ago

Delores, David, and Tess

I am so sorry about Beth, when Lorna told us in church Sunday I felt so bad. I have many good memories of Beth Ann in school and Sunday school at Amity Every time I think of her I get tears. I have been her friend on FB for several years now. I will miss her so much. Delores your children were special and you and your husband did a wonderful job raising them. You have my most deepest condolences

joella cunard cecil
8 years ago

Donald & Family, So sorry to hear of your loss. You are in my prayers. I would have loved to have known Beth. From what I have heard, she could have been a friend and horses our passion together. Joella

John & Pauline Jones
8 years ago

Donald and family, we are very sorry to hear of your loss. May God be with you in this time of need.

Patricia Banks
8 years ago

Ellen and I are saddened by the loss of a kind loving person who was kind to people and animals alike.

You are in our prayers.

Patty & Ellen

Jennifer Horvath
8 years ago

God Bless you, Beth. Rest in Peace among the angels for you surely are among your kind.

Maryln Price Maleski
8 years ago

I am heartsick over the loss of my neighbor of 25 years. No better person ever lived.

Carol Galand
8 years ago

James, I’m sorry I can’t be there for you but my thoughts and prayers are always with you.

Dianne Trigg
8 years ago

My broomstick rides will never be the same…..until we meet again my friend…Rest In Peace

angie binni
8 years ago

My dear friend u will b so terribly missed you were always a kind gentle spirit u gave a voice to animals when they had none you have left an empty space no one can fill God needed another Angel u still have work to do my prayers go out to the family that loves u and friends that u have touched over the years as school buddies I have wonderful memories of our growing years I will miss those chats on fb and always a positive spirit u sent I am sorry that your journey ended to soon u will b missed friend

Cheryl Stephen
8 years ago

Our condolences to your family. We too are deeply saddened by the loss of one of the finest among us.

Beth will be missed by people and animals alike. The world needs more like her.

God bless.

Patty Wees
8 years ago

Prayers of comfort and healing for your loss of Beth from this earth to Heaven! In the days to come may God give you the strength you need to carry on, as Beth would want for you! Sincere condolences!

Jan Perry Berentz
8 years ago

So sorry to hear about Beth’s passing, she will be greatly missed, keeping her family in my prayers.

Joy and Bill beaver
8 years ago

Tessa, You and you family will be in our thoughts and prayers in the coming days. Lean on those who are dear and cherish the memories of her love for all creatures.

Debbie Mitchell Moore
8 years ago

To Beth Ann’s family, I am so sorry to read of the passing of a family friend. We were neighbors growing up & Beth Ann had such a nice personality. She will be greatly missed by all of us. May God be with you all during this time of sadness.

judy boich
8 years ago

To the family of Beth…feeling your heartache and pain..may the good lord bless and keep you always..she was a beautiful ,loving and compassionate human being..the animal world has lost the best friend they’ve ever had. We will all miss her so very much. God called her home because her work here was done.god bless her forever! I love you Beth.thank you for being my friend..

Melinda Evans
8 years ago

We are so very sorry. We send our love to all of you. May God’s love hold your hearts and comfort you during this time.

Carole,John Cunard
8 years ago

You will be missed so much by all who knew you. I will miss your touching posts of all the animals that need rescued. R.I.P. Beth.