Omer Charles Beard
Omer Charles BEARD
A KANSAN 58 YEARS - Omer Charles came to state when one year old.
Omer Charles Beard, 59 , who died at his home 1800 Sage Street Sunday,was born April 27, 1878 Mercer County, ILL and came to Kansas with his parents when one year old. The parents settled in Douglas County, and Mr. Beard came to Topeka 29 years ago. He was a member of the first Baptist church. Surviving are his widow Mrs. Adda Beard; three daughters, Mrs. Harley Jones, and Mrs. Paul Dustin, both of Topeka and June Bowman, Omaha; a son L.W. of Grantville; a sister Anna Phillips of Phoenix, Ariz, and two brothers, Clarence of Phoenix Ariz; and George of Salina, Kans and seven grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 2:00 Tuesday at the Penwell Chapel with burial in Mount Auburn Cemetery.