Donald G. Ford Funeral Home
P.O. Box 5
Grafton, WV 26354
William Randy Beall age 68 of Hickory St. Grafton passed away Saturday, January 25, 2020, at his residence with his family by his side. He was born March 21, 1951, in Grafton the son of the late John W. (Bill) Beall and wife Thelma “Jean” Duckworth Beall and survived by his mother Ruth Marie (Bumgardner) Beall.
He is survived by one son: Christopher Aaron “Chris” Beall and wife Laura Beall of Grafton, one daughter: Tara Lee Gilpatrick and companion Jamie Lee Thomas of Republic, Pa.
three brothers Richard “Wayne” Beall and wife Linda Beall, Jeffrey A. Beall, Charles W. “Bill” Duckworth and wife Judy of Grafton; two sisters: Doris J. Kidd and husband David Kidd of Clarksburg, WV, Patty Spencer and companion Frank Mounts of Ravenna, Ohio. also survived by three nephews and four nieces; also survived by first wife Joy Pierce.
Randy graduated from GHS with the Class of 1969. He was a Vietnam Veteran serving in the U.S. Army. He retired from CSX Transportation as a clerk with 42 years of service. He was an avid musician,(drummer, singer. and enjoyed listening to all types of music), loved playing video games, enjoyed collecting comic books, playing practical jokes and loved all dogs especially his dog “Taz”.
Family will receive friends at the Donald G. Ford Funeral Home January 29, from 2:00-8:00 p.m. and from 10:00 until the funeral hour on Thursday. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, January 30, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. with Chaplain Rick McCauley officiating. Interment will follow at the Woodsdale Memorial Park in Grafton. Military graveside service conducted by Taylor County Honor Guard.