Mary Ruth Corwin Beeson
Mary Ruth Corwin Beeson, 85, of Brevard, died Wednesday, July 16, 2008, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born in Birmingham, Ala. on Nov. 8, 1922, to Clarence Earl Corwin and Zudie Bell Corwin, and moved with her family to Charlotte when she was nine. She graduated from Central High School, Charlotte.
She lifted spirits when she sang as "Little Betty Corwin" on WBT radio during World War II, and brightened the lives of family and friends with her sunny smile and personality.
In Charlotte, she was a founding member of Trinity Presbyterian Church and a member of Myers Park Country Clu...