Jess L. “Pap” Beeman

May 11, 1934 - May 14, 2008

05/11/1934 - 05/14/2008

Past Services

Visitation
Sunday May 18, 2008
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home-Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions
Cemetery
Monday May 19, 2008
McMechen Cemetery
McMehen, WV 26040
304-232-5867 L | Directions
Service
Monday May 19, 2008
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home-Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions

BEEMAN, Jess L. “Pap”, 74, of Goose Creek, S.C., formerly of McMechen, died Wednesday, May 14, 2008 in North Charleston, S.C.

Jess was born May 11, 1934 in McMechen, W.Va., a son of the late Jess A. and Alma Williams Beeman. He retired from CSX Railroad of Benwood, W.Va. and Jacksonville, Fla. in 1994.

In addition to his parents, Jess was preceded in death by two sisters, Delores Streski and Mary Jo Bailey.

Surviving are three daughters, Joyce Medovic of Goose Creek, Janice Kirker Leonard of McMechen and Jeanne Baum Robert of Goose Creek; a brother, Bob Beeman Wilma of Manchester, Ky.; three sisters, Betty Barardi Flanick of Glen Dale, and Alma Braden and Helen Maxwell Paul, all of McMechen; four grandchildren, Bill and Jennifer Medovic of Goose Creek, Ryan Kirker of McMechen and Jess Baum of Goose Creek; and a great-granddaughter, Brooke Medovic; and his beloved cat, Pickles.

Friends will be received from 6-9 pm, Sunday at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall Street, McMechen, where funeral services will be held at 11 am, Monday, May 19, 2008, with Dave Fox officiating. Interment will be in McMechen Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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Dick Robson
8 years ago

God Bless you my FRIEND and brother, you are already dearly missed. Thanks for the wonderful memories.

Ted Lander
8 years ago

I grew up with Jess and Bob in McMechen. I was sorry to hear about Jess, I was lucky enough to visit with him at one of the H.S. reunions in Wheeling a few years back. May he rest in Peace, he was a good guy, God bless him!

Ted Lander

Christina Waggoner
8 years ago

If it was not for Pap, there would be no Ms. Joyce…and if it was not for Ms. Joyce, there would be no Jennifer. I love you all so much!

Donnat Tucker
8 years ago

Joyce, I have grown to love you and your family over the years. And Pap’s was right there w/Bill, Jennifer and Brook – I will never for get the day Pap’s came by and asked if I had five pop – you two were on your way to get Brook – And the gift card he gave me was over the top. May heart goes out to your family – God be with you all – Love Donna

Tony Guarino
8 years ago

Pap..I am truly going to miss you..You always made me feel as if I was one of your actual grandchildren even though I wasn’t..I can’t thank you enough for that..Love ya Pap..And Even Though Your Gone You Will Never Be Forgotten..

Betty Lowe
8 years ago

Sorry about the Loss of your Dad! You all “3” are in our thoughts and Prayers! Wish we were young again and all living in McMechen! We didn’t get into that much trouble did we? Take Care & God Bless You All!!

Frank &Kathy Lawkins
8 years ago

We are thinking of you and hope you have a safe trip.