Mattie Newton Beal
  • 86 years old
  • Date of birth: Apr 29, 1926
  • Date of passing: Jan 26, 2013
Let the memory of Mattie be with us forever

Mattie Newton Beal, 86, a lifetime resident of Granville County passed away Saturday, January 26th 2013 at Granville Medical Center.

A native of Granville County, the widow of Elijah Brodie Beal and the daughter of the late John and Pearl Tingen Newton. She was a member of Grace Baptist Church, a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and a homemaker.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 PM Tuesday, January 29th 2013 at the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Oxford by Rev. Jason Leonard. Burial will be in Meadowview Memorial Park in Oxford.

Surviving are a  son, John W. Beal of Oxford, six daughters, Margaret B. Parham and Ann B. Barker, both of Oxford , Brenda B. Williams of Kittrell, Lynette B. Carpenter, Fay B. Cooper and Teresa B. Noels all of Henderson, twenty grandchildren and thirty-two great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Annie Pearl N. Satterfield, Dannie N. Bullock, four brothers, Robert Newton, John Newton Jr., Ray Bradsher Newton and Melvin Newton and two great grandchildren, Aphton Small and Gary Currin. Grandsons will be honorary pallbearers and granddaughters will be flower bearers.

Flowers accepted or memorials can be made to the American Diabetes Association, 2418 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607 or to the American Cancer Society, 8300 Health Park, Suite 10, Raleigh, NC 27615.

Visitation 7:00-8:30 PM Monday evening, January 28, 2013  at the Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford and at other times at the home of her daughter,Margaret Parham.

Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford is assisting the Beal family.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by lynnette carpenter on 27th November 2014

"mom happy thankgiving i miss you i am thing of you i am glad you are with dad abd your mom and dad i will see yall one day i love yall"

This tribute was added by Angela Privette on 29th April 2014

"Well grandma its that time of year again. I just wanted to tell you I love you and miss you so much. . I hope that you are having a wonderful birthday in HEAVEN.. HAPPY BIRTHDAY Grandma.. We miss you a lot. It's not a day that goes by that we don't think of you.. You are greatly missed. ."

This tribute was added by annette barker on 11th September 2013

"moma its been 8 months the end of this month, I think of u every day,i miss u so much. you will all ways be in my heart and I will be coming to  , see .u ,when our father is ready for me. I no ur free and finally at peace . I thank u and our heavenly father for making me strong"

This tribute was added by Faye Cooper on 26th February 2013


This tribute was added by annette barker on 11th February 2013

"i miss my moma"

This tribute was added by Angela Privette on 4th February 2013

"I miss seeing your beautiful smile. There is not a day that goes by that i don't think of you. I love your big hugs you always gave me when i came to see you. Your face would light the whole room up when you saw me. May you forever rest in peace.. Till we meet again. I know that you will always be with me. I know that you will be always watching over me.. I love you grandma."

This tribute was added by annette barker on 2nd February 2013

"Moma you went to your forever home to heaven at 5pm one week today.. I know you are free and not suffering....I already miss your smile and hugs and kisses. I just miss you moma. I feel a part of me went with you.I love you I will see you again.."

This tribute was added by Tyie N Tracy Gibbs on 29th January 2013

    The peace that u so long deserve is here. Wear those wings proudly  because you earned them.  No more tears, pain, or suffering for you my love.  By the way, I know God blessed me with my girls but you gave me the trait for twins.. I never got to say thank you for that so I wanted to let you know now THANK YOU! We love you!  Gibbs"

This tribute was added by Faye Cooper on 28th January 2013


This tribute was added by jacob gooch on 28th January 2013

"thoughts  and  prayers  at  this  difficult  time.  love  you   mattie  
you  will be  miss  .   you  will  be  in  my  heart  forever"

This tribute was added by Sharon D Yancey on 28th January 2013

"Thoughts and prayers for the family at this difficult time. Rest. In Peace Mattie.

  Love Sharon Dean Yancey & Family"

This tribute was added by annette barker on 28th January 2013

"My moma is Free.. I love you moma.. You will forever be in my heart"

This tribute was added by Kaitlan Durham on 27th January 2013

"I will miss my grandma Mattie very dearly and she was theone who tried to keep her family the same but now that she is gone she will be missed and i know this for certin because she is a very good women and i love her.

R.I.P Grandma i love you"

This tribute was added by Jennifer Durham on 27th January 2013

"grandma u will be missed i loved u dearly i wish i could have had more time with u but i did enjoy the time i had with u"

This tribute was added by Alice Newton-Jones on 27th January 2013

"May God comfort each and everyone of the family. Know that Im there in spirit. So many good memories that will last a lifetime. Aunt Mattie is at Home and in peace.

Love Always
Alice Newton Jones  in Fort Worth Texas"

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