Lloyd Beam

February 22, 1932February 17, 2013

Lloyd George Beam

COLUMBIA - Funeral services for Lloyd George Beam, 80, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, February 22, 2013 at Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, West Columbia Chapel with interment in Southland Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, February 21, 2013 at the funeral home chapel. Mr. Beam was born February 22, 1932 in Polk County, NC and passed away on Sunday, February 17, 2013. He was a son of the late Charlie Lawrence Beam and Florence Turner Beam. He was a 1950 graduate of Fairforest High School, Spartanburg, SC and attended Columbia Commercial College from 1950 to 1954. Mr. Beam joined the United States Air Force on October 2, 1950 and retired on July 1, 1971. He was assigned to the 103rd U.S.A.F Auditor General Group (HG Comm.U.S.F). He was employed with the City of Columbia, Finance Department from September, 1971 to March 1987. Mr. Beam is survived by his wife, Joyce Ramsey Beam; children, Diana Pasta and Karen M. Merriam both of Oldsmar, FL; step daughter, Denise L. Wilburn of Bruceton Mills, WV; step son, Christopher B. Moss of West Columbia; 15 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews;. sisters, Johnnie Harris of Rutherfordton, NC and Jessie Jones, of West Columbia, SC. Mr. Beam was predeceased by sisters, Ethel Fite and Willie M. Melton and brothers, Otho and Roscoe Beam. Memorials may be made to the Disabled American Veterans Association, 6437 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, SC 29209.


  • Funeral Service Friday, February 22, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 22, 2013
  • Visitation Thursday, February 21, 2013

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Christina Jones

February 21, 2013

You will be missed Uncle Lloyd. We love you now and always. Chris Christi Cody And Lance.

maleena moss

February 20, 2013

miss you grandpa

February 20, 2013

We are sending our deepest sympathies for your loss. May it help you in knowing others are thinking of you. All your friends at Genesis Direct (Karen's employer in Tampa, FL).

February 20, 2013

We love you! Jennifer & Elizabeth

Jennifer & Elizabeth

February 20, 2013

We love you so much Uncle Lloyd - now and always