Herby Charles Beard, Jr. of Austin, Texas went to his maker on February 28, 2014. He proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corp. He also served as the state representative of Texas for the International Brotherhood of Painter and Allied Trades through district precinct 88 and local 53. He was active at Bethany United Methodist Church. He was also devoted to serving others at House of Friends.
He is survived by Rick and Nancy Beard and their children LeeAnn and Geoffrey Ogden and Ty and Meagan Beard. His daughter, Dody and Ray Wiggins, and their children, Micha and Jake Wiggins. Also, Tater and Teresa Beard, and their children, Austyn, Emma and Ivy Beard. As well as his brother, Lewis McPherson and numerous nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at Cook-Walden Chapel of the Hills Funeral Home in Austin, TX.
A Funeral Service will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Cook-Walden Chapel of the Hills Funeral Home in Austin, TX.
A Graveside Service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery in Dallas, Texas.
To share your memories and condolences with Herby's family, please visit www.cookwaldenchapelofthehills.com.