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James Denney Beaty

James Denney Beaty
  • February 22, 1940 - October 5, 2018
  • North Charleston, South Carolina
  • In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to:
  • Palmetto Warrior Connection
    2150 Eagle Drive
    North Charleston, SC 29406

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J. Henry Stuhr Northwoods Chapel

2180 Greenridge Road
North Charleston, SC 29406
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“Charlotte, Kathy, Angie, Jamie and Teresa I am heartbroken with y'all cause I know the pain that y'all are feeling when losing your dad. A part of...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Kathy Doebler - Santee, SC

“Please know that you are not alone. I am very sad with you and you know that my thoughts and prayers have been with you. I will never forget that he...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Linda Ross - Cambridge City, IN

“Mrs. Charlotte my heart breaks for you and your family. Mr. Jim was a good honest respected man and wonderful husband, father and friend. He was...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Monica Rogers - Ridgeville, SC

“Saying goodbye to someone we love is heartbreaking. May you find comfort in all the special memories shared with Jim. Psalms 94:19. ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Love you so much pawpaw ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Charlotte johnson - RIDGEVILLE, SC

“Pawpaw I love you so much and I love you with all my heart. I already miss you but I know that you are no longer suffering and that you are no longer...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Charlotte johnson - RIDGEVILLE, SC

My mom and dad of over 60 years together
7 of 10 | Posted by: Angie Sue Jordan

Life was to short for you dad.  I miss you.  Love your daughter  Angie Sue
8 of 10 | Posted by: Angela Beaty Jordan

“So sad to hear of Mr. Jim's passing. Prayers for you all in dealing with this great loss. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: SUSAN RICHERSON - Summerville, SC

“Continued Prayers for everyone! Love you, I know Mr.Beaty is at peace, no pain. Fly high my friend. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Heather & Paul Smith - SC


James Denney Beaty, 78, of North Charleston, SC, husband of Charlotte WathaleneVanZant Beaty died Friday, October 5, 2018. His Funeral Service will be held Monday, October 8, 2018 in the J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road at 1:00 pm. Interment, Carolina Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Monday from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm in Stuhr's Northwoods Chapel.

James was born February 22, 1940 in Wayne County, KY to Hardin Matthew and Flora Della Matthews Beaty. He was married June 3, 1962 to Charlotte Wathalene VanZant. He was a US Army Vietnam Veteran, a Master Parachutist, Charleston County Police Officer and was an avid bowler and fisherman.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Max Arnold Beaty, three sisters: Mae Clark, Ann Ray and Sue Beaty. Surving in addition to his wife Charlotte are their four daughters: Kathy Beaty (Sherry Waddell) of Goose Creek, SC, Angela Beaty (Tony) of North Charleston,
Jamie (Tim) Cady of Riverview, FL and Teresa (Louis) Hoffman of Summerville, SC; one sister, Dorothy (Frank) Means of Summerville, SC; ten grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Palmetto Warrior Connection, 2150 Eagle Drive, North Charleston, SC 29406.