Jessie Kathleen Beeler, 70, of Fort Smith entered into rest Sept. 1, 2018, in Fayetteville. She was born Sept. 2, 1947, in Fort Smith to the late George and Flossie Ethel (Reynolds) Brown. Jessie attended Evangel Temple and was the widow of the late Clifford Beeler. She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Maxine Ramer and Geraldine Brown; and one brother, Gene Brown.

Survivors include two daughters, Sonja Gipson of Fort Smith and Tina Sturdivant and husband Shannon of Barling; two sons, Vence Beeler of Fort Smith and Marcus Gipson and wife Heather of Barling; 10 grandchildren, Brandon, Eric, Clifford, Cameron, Jacob, Breannon, Brittany, Austin, Heather and Spencer; and four great-grandchildren, Evan, Eli, Brentley and Avalynn.

Funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Lewis-Roberts Funeral Chapel with interment at the U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith.

There will be no formal visitation.

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