The Transylvania Times -

Joann Beckett Fairo


Last updated 12/3/2014 at 1:03pm

Joann Beckett Fairo, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014 at home.

She was born Aug. 22, 1932, in Lebanon, Ohio. Her parents, Clifford and Rebecca Beckett, and grandson, Dreyton Gripper, all predeceased her.

She leaves her love to her husband of 52 years, Jim; sons, Greg Runyan, of Bainbridge, Ga., and Michael Fairo (Linda), of Royal Oak, Mich .; daughters, Rebecca Goldberg (Rob), of Martinez, Calif., and Penny Fairo, of Haiti. Also missing her are grandchildren, George Runyan and Samantha Fairo; sisters, Carol Herald (R.B.), and Kay Mahler of Lebanon; brother, Dr. Richard Beckett (Linda), of Columbus, Ohio; sister-in-law, Sarah J. Marshall, of Plano, Texas; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was a member of Highland United Presbyterian Church in Largo, Fla.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Servant International, Inc., P.O. Box 151326, Alta-monte Springs, FL 32715, or Make-A-Wish Foundation, 1053 N. Orlando Ave., Maitland, FL 32751.

There will be no services at this time.

Condolences may be made to the family at AshevilleMortuaryServices. com.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019