Evelyn S. (Tackett) Beach

March 19, 1925 ‒ April 03, 2017

Galion, Ohio

Evelyn S. (Tackett) Beach, 92 of Galion passed away Monday, April 3, 2017 at Mill Creek Nursing Center in Galion.

Born March 19, 1925 in High Splint, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Albert and Effie (Ramey) Smith.

Evelyn was a waitress at the former Tom Boy/ McNews restaurant, L & K restaurant and the K Mart Deli in Mansfield. She was a workaholic working until she was 76. Evelyn loved to travel, liked her beer with ice and was a very feisty and independent woman. She especially loved her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by children Michael (Donna) Tackett of San Antonio, Texas, Marie McCalla of Galion, Jackie (Buddy) Schubert of Galion, Patty Seevers of Galion and Terry Tackett of Galion; 10 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by husbands Floyd Tackett and Clarence “Bud” Beach; son Floyd Tackett, Jr. and sister Pauline Trent.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 6, 2017 at Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 7, 2017 at Crawford County Memory Gardens in Crestline with Pastor Joe Stafford officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mill Creek Activities Fund in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Evelyn Beach, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

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  • Jackie & Family, Patti, and Marie,
    So sorry to hear of your mom’s passing, She was a sweet lady and will be missed by many. Our Thoughts and Prayers are with all of you at this time.

  • My deepest sympathy to you guys on the passing of Evelyn. Prayers going up for you in this difficult time.

  • Patty and family, We are so sorry to hear about your Mother. May she rest in Peace. Know that we are thinking of all of you.

  • Marie and Jackie so sorry to hear of your loss. I know she’s in a better place now. My thoughts are with you both during this time.

  • Jackie Marie Pat and family I’m so sorry to hear about your mother’s passing, she was and awesome lady sending prayers for comfort

  • Jackie I am so sorry for your loss. I’m sure you do not remember me but I worked at McNews restaurant back in the early 60’s.

  • To the Tackett, Smith, and Beach Families,
    Evelyn was one of the best waitresses that worked at the McNew restaurants. When I worked with her, we not only got the work done but we also knew how to have fun and laugh. If you listen closely, you can hear her wonderful deep laugh!
    Please accept our sympathies and prayers for the passing of Evelyn.
    The Ron Nelson Family
    Ron and Linda McNew Nelson

  • What a great woman! She was awesome and made me laugh! My condolences! Will miss her! To the family, she graced us with 92 years. Love you guys and feeling for you all!