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Beverly Annette Watkins Bledsoe

Mrs. Beverly Annette Watkins Bledsoe, age 85, of Hatfield passed away Tuesday, May 25, 2021 in Mena, Arkansas.

Beverly was born June 14, 1935 in Baraboo, Wisconsin, to the late Lester Watkins and the late LaVeta Haskins Watkins. After graduating high school Beverly attended nursing school and meet the love of her life, Bill Bledsoe. After their marriage in 1955 she became a loving homemaker, ensuring that her home remained beautiful and comfortable for her family to enjoy. Beverly enjoyed traveling, she especially loved Alaska. She also loved to read and sew. Mrs. Bledsoe was a member of the Hatfield Baptist Church for many years. Beverly was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, great-great grandmother, and friend. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Beverly is survived by her grandchildren, Harley Davison and wife Debbie of Glenrose, Texas, Bonnie Peterson and husband Heath of Mena, Arkansas, Jennifer Zarnes and husband David of Hatfield, Arkansas, Amanda Sorel and husband Eddie of Mena, Arkansas, and Rebecca Scull and husband Shane of Littlerock, California; twenty great grandchildren, and eight great-great grandchildren.

Beverly was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bill Bledsoe; one son, Bruce Dann Bledsoe; one daughter, Robyn Davison; and one sister, Laveta Jean Scnell.

Graveside services will be held 10:00am Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at Ten Mile Cemetery in Madisonville, Texas. Visitation will be held on Sunday, May 30, 2021 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm at the funeral home. Services are under the direction of Beasley Wood Funeral Home.   

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