January 31, 2005
Services: Have been held.
Beaulah (Bea) Belle Rierson, 85, of Tulia, Texas, died Dec. 31, 2004, at Tulia Health and Rehabilitation Center.
She was born May 12, 1919, in Denton County, Texas, to Willard and Effie Stanley.
She moved to Clovis a few years after her birth. She was married to Frank N. Rierson for 38 years. She was a long-time member of Forrest Heights Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Thelma Goslin and Estelle Noggles; and a step-son, Don Rierson.
She is survived by a daughter, Jean Wilmeth (and husband, Walter) of Tulia; two step-children, Larry Rierson and Doris Smith of Clovis; a brother, James N. Stanley of Carlsbad; a sister, Juanita La Rue of Reno, Nev.; two grandchildren, Rick Wilmeth of San Antonio and Cheryl Howell of Tulia; two great-grandchildren and several step-grandchildren.
Burial will take place at Lawn Haven Memorial Gardens in Clovis.
Arrangements by Steed-Todd Funeral Home in Clovis.