James Winston Beale

March 10, 1920 ‒ March 12, 2007

Mount Vernon, Ohio

James Winston Beale, age 87, of Range Line Road and formerly of Fairfield County, passed away on Monday, March 12, 2007 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon.

He was born on March 10, 1920 in Nellie, Ohio to the late Lewis and Burdetta (Ogle) Beale. James was employed as a Service Tech. at Columbia Gas from which he retired. He taught ballroom dancing at the Arthur Murray Studios in Columbus and loved to winter in Maui, Hawaii.

He is survived by his two nephews Charles (Brenda) Beale of Mount Vernon, Ohio, Ben (Julie) Beale of Northville, Michigan; five nieces, Theresa Dunkle of New Albany, Ohio, Lauren (Paul Strand) Beale of Palos Verdes, California, Lisa (David Paulson) Beale of Shelbourne, Vermont, Melinda Muck of Baltimore, Ohio, Brenda Beale of Zanesville, Ohio, and many great nieces, great nephews and friends. James was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers Charles Beale Sr., and Louis Beale.

There will be no calling hours. The family will observe a private graveside service at a later date. The arrangements are under the care and direction of the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions can be made to: Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050. This obituary and online condolences can be accessed at: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com