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216. Claud Weller Beard Photo was born on 28 Aug 1902 in Austin, Travis County, Texas.(32) He appeared on the census on 10 Apr 1930 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.(512) He died on 20 Jan 1994 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.(87) He was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.
Mr. Beard worked for 30 years with the Gulf Oil Company in Fort Worth, later becoming a customs officer.

From the Fort Worth paper:

FORT WORTH - Claud W. Beard, a retired county law enforcement officer, died Thursday at a Fort Worth hospital. He was 91.

Funeral will be at 3:30 p.m. Monday at Greenwood Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Greenwood Memorial Park.

Mr. Beard was born in Austin and had lived in Fort Worth for 71 years. He was a member of Hemphill Heights Methodist Church, now University Methodist Church. He was a charter member of Hemphill Heights Masonic Lodge 1164.

Survivors, all of Fort Worth: Wife, Jimmie Lee Beard; son, W.C.
"Bill" Beard; and two grandchildren.

He was married to Jimmie Lee West (daughter of Willaim Rufus West and Lorine Essie Bryant) on 20 Dec 1924 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.(513) Jimmie Lee West Photo was born on 21 Mar 1905 in Simsboro, Louisiana. She died on 21 Jun 1994 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.(87) She was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas. Claud Weller Beard and Jimmie Lee West had the following children:

child+682 i. William Claud Beard.