Maxine Eller Beckwith


GLADEVILLE – Funeral service were conducted Thursday afternoon, August 27 at the Gladeville United Methodist Church for Mrs. Beckwith. A former resident of the Gladeville Community, she passed away Aug. 24, 2009 at NHC Nursing Home in Smithville.

Mrs. Beckwith was a member of the Gladeville United Methodist Church, a lifetime member of Tennessee Art League, a lifetime member of Metro Davidson County Parent Teachers Association, a member of Wilson County Home Demonstration Club and a member of the Golden Circle at Gladeville Methodist Church.

Services were conducted by Rev. Charles Walker and Rev. Royce Martin. Interment was in DeKalb Memorial Gardens, Smithville.

Survivors include: daughter Peggy (Ronald) Huffstetler; son Ted (Beverly) Beckwith, Jr. ; siblings Robert L. Eller and Barbara Jean Lawson, four grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by parents Bob and Gracie Eller and loving husband Ted Beckwith, Sr.

The family requests that memorials be made to the Gladeville United Methodist Church Building fund: 8770 Stewarts Ferry Pike, Gladeville 37071.

Family Heritage Funeral Home in Gallatin was in charge of arrangements.