October 19, 1955 - December 28, 2015
Beasley, Jill Jeanes, 60 years of age, passed away peacefully on December 28th in Plano, TX, surrounded by her loving family. Jill was born to Ruth and Jack Jeanes on October 19, 1955 in Richardson, TX. She graduated from Richardson High School in 1974 and attended The University of Oklahoma where she received a degree in interior design and met her future husband, David. After living in Oklahoma City, Edmond, and New Jersey, Jill and David chose Plano, TX as the place to raise their two children, Brent and Natalie.
Jill was an avid sports fan but was particularly passionate about tennis and her Oklahoma Sooners. She was a long-time member of the Shooting Stars tennis team and involved with the local tennis league. Jill remained close to friends she made throughout elementary school, high school, and college. She built life-long friendships while engaged in her design work, on the sidelines at soccer games, and while playing on the tennis court. Above all, she loved her growing family including Emmy and Sunshine, her best friends at home. She is survived by her husband, David Beasley, son, Brent Beasley and his wife, Lauren, granddaughter, McKenzie, daughter, Natalie Beasley, sister, Janalu Parchman and her husband, Charles, brother, Wesley Jeanes and his wife, Simone, brother, Bryan Jeanes and his wife, Susan, and a host of nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Monday, January 4, 2016, at 1:00 pm at St. Andrew United Methodist Church on 5801 W Plano Pkwy, Plano, TX 75093.
Reception to follow – Maggiano’s Little Italy, 6001 W. Park, Plano, TX 75093 (NW corner of Park Blvd and Dallas North Tollway)
Jill loved flowers… even better she appreciated the value of even a small gesture to those in need. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to her favorite charitable organization, Emily’s Place. The website is www.emilysplacetx.org
Also, Jill’s daughter, Natalie, has formed a team in the Relay for Life with the American Cancer Society. She is very excited about remembering her Mama in this way- http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR?px=42089838&pg=personal&fr_id=72634&s_locale=en_US&et=K557M6d49elANIN4YvUTKw&s_tafId=1723296
Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252