Jimmie Mae Devine Beaty, 85, of Dermott, passed away August, 22, 2021, at her home.

She was born July 31, 1936, in Drew County to the late James William Devine and Vertie Mae McDaniel Devine.

Mrs. Beaty was the widow of H.L. “Buddy” Beaty, a retired Burlington Industries Quality Control Manager, and member of Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church. She loved cooking for everyone, was a hospital volunteer for many years and was a workaholic.

Survivors include three sons, Rickey Lee Beaty (Wanda Lynn) of Mer Rouge, Louisiana, James Wayne Beaty (Lise) of Monticello and Jackie Dwayne Beaty (Nancy) of Dermott; one daughter, Kimberly Diane Slaughter of Wilmar; eleven grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

A funeral service will be held Friday, August 27, at 11 a.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Chapel with burial in Rock Springs Cemetery. There will be a visitation Friday, one hour preceding the funeral service, from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Gideons International.