Charles Tracy Bealmer
June 29, 1918 - August 24, 2012
Charles Tracy Bealmer, age 94 of Atlanta, Missouri, passed away Friday, August 24, 2012 at his home.
Born June 29, 1918 in Atlanta, Missouri, he was the son of Charlie and Mary (Bledsoe) Bealmer. On January 27, 1948 in Kirksville, Missouri he married Luetta May Main who preceded him in death on February 2, 1990. Also preceding him in death were his parents and one sister, Lucille Johnson.
Surviving is one son, Darrell Bealmer and wife Sheila of Atlanta, Missouri; three grandchildren, Kim Shelmadine, Tabetha Petre, and Kelly Wilson; seven great grandchildren, Brian, Jesse, and Cheyenne Shelmadine, Hayden and Haylee Petre, Shiloh and Bradley Wilson; one sister-in-law, Naoma Deskin of Macon, Missouri; one niece, Carol Rector of Kirksville, Missouri; and one nephew, Robert Deskin of Atlanta, Missouri.
Tracy lived most all of his life in the Barnesville and Plainview communities. He was a 1935 graduate of Atlanta High School. He served in the United States Army during W.W. II. Tracy enjoyed farming, gardening, and quail hunting. He was a member of the Elmer Christian Church.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, August 27, 2012 at Travis Funeral Chapel in La Plata, Missouri. Officiating will be Pastor David Mason and Chaplain Jim Bolin.
Burial will be in the Steele Cemetery, northwest of Atlanta, Missouri. Pallbearers will be Larry Fredman, Don Magers, Jason Phillips, Michael Phillips, Wayne Beason, and David St Clair.
Visitation will be Monday, August 27, 2012 with the family receiving friends from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Travis Funeral Chapel in La Plata, Missouri.
Memorials in memory of Tracy Bealmer may be made to Hospice Compassus. They may be sent to or left at Travis Funeral Chapel, 125 S. Church St., La Plata, Missouri 63549.