Donny Ray Beaty


Donny Ray Beaty, 78, a native and lifelong Bradley County resident, departed this life on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020. 

He was born on Feb. 3, 1942, to the late Frank and Ollie Beaty. He retired from Hardwick Clothes and also worked at Perma Color for several years. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, and spending time with his family. 

In addition to his mother and father, he was preceded in death by his three brothers: Lee, Robert, and Edwin Beaty. 

He leaves behind to cherish his memory his loving wife of 52 years, Pauline Beaty; three sisters: Dorothy Bostic, Barbara Knight, and Virginia Melton; several nieces and nephews and other extended family members also survive.

His nephews will serve as pallbearers. 

The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 23, 2020, at Corinth Baptist Church with a celebration of life to follow at 7 p.m.

He will be laid to rest at Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery at 11 a.m. on Tuesday.

You are invited to send a message of Comfort to the Beaty family at their online memorial located at

Companion Funeral & Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Beaty family with these arrangements.



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