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Woody Funeral Home-Parham

1771 North Parham Road, Richmond, VA

OBITUARY

Alice Beattie Angel

June 30, 1918August 10, 2019
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Alice Stewart Beattie Waddell Angel, age 101, died peacefully at home August 10, 2019.

She was born June 30, 1918, a daughter of Robert McAllister Beattie and Mary Alice Holland Beattie.

Alice was born, raised and lived her life in Richmond, Virginia. She loved life and found great joy in her family. Her enthusiasm for people and their lives, whether family, old friends or new friends, made them feel loved and appreciated. She enjoyed reading, music and adventure. She loved the beach, traveling, and trying the next new thing. As a seventy-year member of First Baptist Church, Richmond, Alice loved her Sunday School class, the Sanctuary Choir and the JOY Singers. She was an avid UNC-Chapel Hill basketball fan.

In addition to her parents, Alice was preceded in death by her husbands, Samuel R. Waddell and A. Wilson Angel as well as nine brothers and sisters.

Alice is survived by her daughter, Molly Waddell Gudger; son, Samuel R. "Dickie" Waddell, Jr.; grandsons, Dr. Christopher Gudger (Jana) and David Gudger; great-granddaughter, Emory Alice Gudger; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and dear friends.

A visitation will be held on Tuesday from 4:30 to 8:30 pm at Woody Funeral Home, Parham Chapel, 1771 N. Parham Rd., Richmond, Va. 23229. A celebration of life will be held on Wednesday at 2pm in the Chapel at First Baptist Church, Richmond, 2709 Monument Ave., Richmond, Va. 23220. The family will hold private interment at Hollywood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice, 10800 Midlothian Turnpike, Suite 303, North Chesterfield, Va. 23235 or First Baptist Church Music or Mission Ministry, 2709 Monument Ave., Richmond, Va. 23220.

  • FAMILY

  • Robert McAllister Beattie, Father (deceased)
  • Mary Alice Holland Beattie, Mother (deceased)
  • Alice is survived by her daughter, Molly Waddell Gudger; son, Samuel R. "Dickie" Waddell, Jr.; grandsons, Dr. Christopher Gudger (Jana) and David Gudger; great-granddaughter, Emory Alice Gudger; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and dear friends.
  • DONATIONS

  • Heartland Hospice
  • First Baptist Church Music or Mission Ministry

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, August 13, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Memories

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Stewart Allen

August 14, 2019

From Alice's 99th birthday party.
Stewart, Alice, Cardie

Tonya Perrino

August 11, 2019

Mada,
I am thankful God brought you into my life. You were a true inspiration and a wonderful woman. You'll be dancing in Heaven now. Love you.

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Grove Avenue Baptist Church
Sunday School 1922
Sister Caroline holding sister Roberta
Alice is 3rd from left row 2

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Sam, Alice, Roberta

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Grove Avenue Baptist Church
Sunday School 1922
Sister Caroline holding sister Roberta
Alice is 3rd from left row 2

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Sam, Alice, Roberta

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Molly, Dickie, Alice, Ama(Alice’s mother)

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Bathing beauties Alice (far right)