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Eddie Beene

Eddie Wayne Beene

Monday, October 3rd, 1932 - Friday, August 9th, 2019
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Obituary

Eddie Wayne Beene passed away on Friday, August 9, 2019 in Amherst, Texas. He was born October 3, 1932 in Marlow, Oklahoma as the only child of Fred W. and Eula Mae (Baker) Beene.

Eddie graduated from Sudan High School in 1949. He played basketball for two seasons at Eastern New Mexico University, where he met the love of his life, Patsy Weaks. They were married October 5, 1951, moving to Needmore in Bailey County, where they would make their home for 67 years. He was the proprietor of the rural grocery store, Eddie’s Food Market, a familiar stop for those working and living in south Bailey County for more than 30 years. Later, Eddie put his tireless work ethic into farming. He loved all sports, especially basketball and occasionally beat his children on the court that he built at their home. He also loved anything that could make you laugh. Eddie taught his children to approach life with humor and a smile, to value family, to work hard, to be grateful and to love sports. He is preceded in death by his father and his wife, Bertha Beene; his mother; and a son-in-law, Gary Elliot.

Eddie is survived by his wife, Patsy; his four children, Dennis Beene and his wife, Debra of Amarillo, Texas, Mary Kathleen “Kaye” Elliott of Muleshoe, Texas, Laura Buckner and her husband, Lindsey of Midland, Texas and James Larry Beene and his wife, Patsy of McKinney, Texa. He was very proud of his grandchildren, Susan Allen and her husband, Wes, Bryan Beene and his wife, Amber, Dustin Elliott and his wife, Sheila, Darren Elliott and his wife, Amber, Jody Seale and her husband, W.O., Megan Enzweiler and her husband, Tom and John Buckner. Eddie was also blessed with eleven great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials be sent to the Muleshoe Area Public Library, 322 West 2nd Street, Muleshoe, Texas, 79347.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, August 11th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Sunday, August 11th, 2019 12:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Ellis Funeral Home
    Address
    104 E. Ave F
    MULESHOE, TX 79347
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    The family will receive guests from 2:00 PM until 3:30 PM on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at Ellis Funeral Home.
  • Service

    Monday, August 12th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Monday, August 12th, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    Muleshoe Memorial Park
    Address
    3 miles West on Hwy 84
    MULESHOE, TX 79347
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    Officiant
    Curtis Shelburne
  • Interment

    Monday, August 12th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Monday, August 12th, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    Muleshoe Memorial Park
    Address
    310 South Main Street, Suite 103
    MULESHOE, TX 79347
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Barbara Morton

Posted at 05:18pm
We will be missed Eddie. Such an honorable gentleman who raised an great family with your sweet wife. Rest In Peace and when you see Jesus, my dad, and Jim just know you’re in good company in paradise.
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Donna amos

Posted at 12:18pm
Our warmest condolences . Family and staff of Pevehouse Resoures Corp.
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Sharon Smith

Posted at 09:43pm
My prayers are with Eddie's family during this time of sadness, I know he will be missed. I remember loving to go to the grocery store with my Mom and Dad (Charlie and Bootie Tiller). May the Lord be with you and bless you . Sharon (Tiller) Smith
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Karen Dobbins Warren

Posted at 08:02pm
I will always be thankful to Eddie for offering me a job one summer at the store. Got me out of the cotton field.
RIP Eddie. Karen Dobbins Warren
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