Susan S. Beard, 64, of Jackson Springs, passed away peacefully Monday, August 5, 2019, at FirstHealth Hospice House, Pinehurst.

She was born March 22, 1955, in Savannah Ga. She graduated from Pinecrest High School. She worked with the Southern Pines Fire Department, spent some time with Youth With A Mission in New Jersey before enjoying her long career at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital and First Carolina Care, Pinehurst. She loved spending time with her family and many friends, especially playing games and cards.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Harriett Sellers; and her beloved Sophia; survived by a loving family:

brother-in-law and sister-in law, William and Kay Beard, of Pinebluff; nephew, Andrew Beard (Lisa), Orlando, Fla.; niece, Kristina Hinnant (Matt), Wesley Chapel, Fla.; niece, Kahne Kraft (Jonathan) Pinehurst; grand nephews and nieces, Landon Thomas, Abigail and William Grissom, Tyler and Anna Ryan Hinnant and countless dear friends as well as a brother, James Sellers, Florida

A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, at Boles Funeral Home in Pinehurst. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. before the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to:

Sandhills Teen Challenge, 444 Farm Life School Rd, Carthage, NC 28327 or Animal Advocates of Moore County, P.O. Box 3399, Pinehurst, NC 28370 .

Online condolences may be made at www.bolesfuneralhome.com

Services have been entrusted to Boles Funeral Home of Pinehurst.