Cumberland Times-News


February 11, 2014


OAKLAND — Elinor Jean Beeghly-Smarr, 81, of Oakland, passed away on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at Dennett Road Manor Nursing Home, Oakland.

Born Jan. 19, 1933, in Oakland, she was the daughter of the late Lester and Beulah (Winters) Bittinger, Sr. She was also preceded in death by two husbands, John Wade Beeghly and Ray Smarr; two brothers, Harland Bittinger and Lester Bittinger, Jr.

Elinor was a homemaker and a member of the Loch Lynn Church of God.

She is survived by a son, Ron Beeghly, and wife Debra, Swanton.

Friends will be received at the Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 1100 Memorial Drive, Oakland, on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted in the funeral home chapel on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at 2 p.m. with the Rev. William McCallister officiating. Interment will be in the Garrett County Memorial Gardens, Oakland.

Condolences may be sent to her family at

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