News and Tribune

January 24, 2014

Darst Vontellia Beach, 84; Etowah, Tenn.

— A memorial service for Darst Vontellia Beach, 84, Etowah, Tenn.,  will be at 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 25, in the South Chapel of Bordwine Funeral Home, Etowah. She died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at McMinn Memorial Nursing Home.    

She was a native of Kentucky and resident of Etowah for the past 14 years. She was the daughter of the late John and Audrey Ringo, and a member of First Baptist Church of Etowah.                                             

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Jenne and Chris Wilson; son and daughter-in-law, Martin and Lou Ellen Campbell; grandchildren, Rebekah and Jason Powers, Timothy Campbell, Forrest and Jared Johnson and Taryn Wilson; and great-grandchildren, Nate, Leah, Ben, Jonas and Eli Powers.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Beach, and sister, Wanda Ringo Lockwood.    

Family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m., Saturday, prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Hopewell Elementary School Guidance Dept., 5350 Freewill Rd NW, Cleveland, TN 37312.

Bordwine Funeral Home of Etowah is in charge of arrangements. If you are unable to attend, sign the guest registry at