Sara Chapman Bean, 85, died at her home February 17, 2020. The funeral was held Friday, Feb. 21, 2020, 2:00 p.m., at Gray Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gene Bridgman and Rev. David Stewart officiating.
A visitation was held from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. prior to the funeral.
Burial was in Aberfoil Cemetery with Gray Funeral Home directing.
She is survived by five children: Cathy (Donald) Rowand, Jacksonville, FL; James (Sheryl) Kreis, Chattanooga, TN; Don (Debbie) Kreis, Valley, AL; Ken (LaVette) Kreis, Union Springs; Gwen (Paul) Hasson, Union Springs; 13 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild, Raeliegh Rowand; sister: Pat Martin, Tampa, FL.
She is preceded in death by her mother and father, Claude and Twila Smith Chapman; sister: Claudia Elaine Chapman; husbands: James Kreis and James D. Bean and companion: Winford Law.
Pallbearers were Peyton Hutto, De'Marcus Kreis, Matt Kreis, Tucker Kreis, Donnie Rowland, Steve Rowand and Brad Rowand.