Rebecca Ann ‘Becky’ Smith Beam

Published 11:07 am Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Rebecca Ann “Becky” Smith Beam, 70, of Mocksville, died on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

A native of Forsyth County, she was born April 27, 1945, the daughter of the late Roy Samuel Smith and Edna Lee Moore Smith. She attended Davie High School. For some 21 years, she was employed with Food Lion in Clemmons where she was the manager of the deli.

In addition to  friends and customers, survivors include: a daughter, Phyllis Barnes of Advance; a brother, Samuel Smith (Diane) of Mocksville; 5 grandchildren, Jonathan Lewis (Heather), Ashley Lewis, Tiffany Starnes, Jimmy Beam and Patti Beam; and 4 great-grandchildren, Conner Lewis, Peyton Estep, Katie Lewis and Landen Estep.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Jim Beam.

A graveside celebration of life service was conducted at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5 at the Yadkin Valley Baptist Church Cemetery officiated by the Revs. Robert F. Garrett and Kelly Jones. The family received friends at the cemetery.

Memorials: Davie Funeral Service, 416 Valley Road, Mocksville to assist with final expenses.