Effingham Daily News
---- — Paul Laverne Beasley, 86, U.S. Army veteran of Casey, died Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at Heartland Nursing Center, Casey.
Funeral services will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Casey First Christian Church with Rev. Jan Harris officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. prior to service time at Casey First Christian Church, 200 SE Eighth St., Casey, IL. Paul has donated his body for study by those learning to care for the medical needs of others. Please direct any gift in honor of Paul’s life to Adopt-a-Warrior, c/o Casey United Methodist Church, PO Box 365, Casey, IL 62420 to help these young students or to the Casey First Christian Church Memorial Fund, 200 SE Eighth St., Casey, IL 62420. Online condolences may be left at www.markwellfuneralhome.com. Markwell Funeral Home, Casey, is in charge of the arrangements.