Marian Ruth (Plybon) Beauchamp, 88, of Hagerstown, Md., died Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011, at the Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown after a short illness.
Born March 17, 1923, in Raleigh, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Rev. Charles T. and Donna (Burwell) Plybon. She was the wife of the late Arlington Blair Beauchamp, whom she married in 1943 and who passed away in 1981.
Marian is survived by one daughter, Patricia Beauchamp Dickinson of Frederick, Md.; two grandchildren, Dari D. Damazo of Advance, N.C., and Thomas D. Dickinson of Raleigh; two great-grandchildren, Madelyn Damazo and Beckett Dickinson; and numerous nieces and nephews in North Carolina.
In addition to her parents and husband, Marian was preceded in death by one sister, Helen P. Bailey, and two brothers, Charles T. Plybon Jr. and Paul C. Plybon Sr.
The funeral service will be private and at the convenience of the family.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the charity of one's choice.
The Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, Bryan K. Kenworthy P.A., 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Online condolences are accepted at www.geraldminnichfuneralhome.com