Tommy Bruce Beaver, Sr., 74 of Salisbury passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family Monday June 4, 2018 at the Novant Health Rowan Medical Center in Salisbury. He was born July 24, 1943 in Rowan County, a son of the late Ruth Lee O’Neal Beaver and David B. Beaver.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Paulette Wilson Beaver, whom he was married to for 54 years; son Jeff Beaver; brothers, Hoy O’Neal and Donald Beaver.
He worked as a forklift driver at Clayton Homes.
Tommy is survived by his son, Tommy Bruce Beaver of Salisbury; daughter, Kathy Beaver (Judy Harley and grandson Christian Harley) of Salisbury; sisters, Gerry O’Neal Curry of Lexington, Virginia Bost (Richard) of Salisbury, Patricia Overcash (Jerry) of China Grove and Vickie Benefield (George) of Salisbury; daughter in law, Samantha Beaver of Salisbury; grandchildren, Bailey Beaver and Zachary Beaver and a host of nieces and nephews..
Graveside Service: 2:00 PM Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at Trading Ford Baptist Church Cemetery, 3600 Long Ferry Road, Salisbury, NC 28146.
In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be made to the family to help with expenses.