Audrey Laverne Beasley, 86, of Brownwood went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016.

A memorial service for Audrey will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Blaylock Funeral Home.

Audrey was born to Austin and Lily (Edwards) Beasley on Sept. 4, 1930, in Lee County. She loved to quilt; she made several beautiful pieces. Audrey was a Christian woman.

Audrey is survived by two daughters, Carolyn Young and husband Charles of Oregon, and Patricia Dearing of Ina, Illinois; a son, Kevin Dearing of Brownwood; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Memorials for Audrey can be made to a charity of one’s choice. Online condolences for the family are welcome at