Beverly A. Sheeks- Buzzard age 77, of Ashland, died Wednesday June 19, 2013 at Hospice of North Central Ohio. She was born December 15, 1935 in Ashland, the daughter of Floyd Hesson and Mettie (Tidball) Bone. Beverly had lived most all of her life in Ashland. She retired from Archway Bakery and later worked for the VFW. Beverly was a member of the First Christian Church since childhood. She was also a member of the VFW Post 1067, the Moose Lodge and the Eagles Auxiliary. She enjoyed fishing, music, playing cards, and working puzzles.
Survivors include her mother, Mettie Bone of Ashland; two sons, Mark (Becky) Sheeks of Ashland, Lester (Sabrina) McGugin of Lawton, Oklahoma; her daughter, Lisa McGugin of Ogden, Utah; her two sisters, Kay Frederick of Ashland, Floy-Della McNeely of Florida; her brother, Bob Hesson of Ashland; 6 grandchildren, Aaron Sheeks, Amber Sheeks, Jessica Hall, Jared Smith, Cory Smith, Dalton McGugin; 8 step grandchildren, Casey Gerken, Zachary May, Nicole Crawley, Gabrilla May, Rebecca May, Kira May, Shelly Lima, Stacy Dillard; along with her 4 great- grandchildren, Timothy McGugin, Emma La Rivera, Samuel Crawley, and David Crawley.
Beverly was preceded in death by her father, Floyd; and her husband, George Buzzard.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday June 25, 2013 at the Heyl Funeral Home with former Pastor Carl Cawood officiating. Burial will follow at Ashland County Memorial Park. Friends may visit with the family on Monday June 24, 2013 from 6 to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of North Central Ohio 1050 Dauch Drive Ashland, Ohio 44805.