BEARDSLEY, Edna M.; of Davison; age 96; died Friday, October 10, 2014 at her residence. Visitation 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Swartz Funeral Home, 1225 West Hill Road, Flint. Mrs. Beardsley will be at the church 11 a.m. Monday until the time of the service. Funeral service will be held 12 Noon Monday, October 13, 2014 at the Flint Wesleyan Church, 3825 Davison Road, Flint, 48506 Pastor Franklin Beck and Reverend Thom VerWys officiating. Burial in Evergreen Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Childrens Research Hospital Edna was born in Monette, Arkansas on October 6, 1918, the daughter of Clarence and Altha Poe. On February 15, 1934, she married Thomas Beardsley in Arkansas. She loved to spend time with her church family at Flint Wesleyan Church where she was a member and attended. She liked to play cards, listen to music, play games, gardening, bird-watching and traveling. Most of all she loved her children and all of her grandchildren. Surviving are children, Jennilee Stresen-Reuter, Ora Mae Hager, Doris (Donald) Early, Patsy (Jeffery) Davis, Linda (Jim) Overmyer, James (Karen) Beardsley, Nathan (Debbie) Beardsley, Diane (Jerry) Driggett, Pamela Beardsley, Vicki (Wally) Arsenault and Tommy (Lori) Beardsley; She was blessed with 5 generations. 25 grandchildren, 34 great grandchildren and 2 greatgreat grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Thomas and son, Billy (Betty) Beardsley, and son-in-law Charles. The family would like to thank Gentiva Hospice and the staff at Comfort Keepers. Special thanks to Danielle, Evelyn, Marcy, Wanece, and Linda.Published in Daily Tribune on Oct. 12, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 24 "To all of you the family that Gary and I have been blessed to..." "To All of My Beardsley cousins, May the Lord bless all of you..."- Keith & Debbie Hoffman"I worked with Orvel at Fisher Body#1.Orvel was an excellent..."- Rockwood polzin"Jim and Karen, we are so sorry for the saddness and loss you..."- Scott & Tee Campbell"Sorry to hear about Mom's passing. She was a blessing to know..."- John Fedewa Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Edna Beardsley Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Edna Beardsley Add a photo +