McBeth, Sydney C.

October 18, 1960 - January 19, 2016

Sydney Carol McBeth, beloved daughter and sister, died peacefully on Tues., Jan 19, 2016, at age 55.  She was preceded in death by her mother, Jody McBeth, in 1993, and by her step-mother, Carolyn McBeth, in 2012.

She is survived by her father, Charles McBeth, her sister, Suzy McBeth; and her Godparents, Uncle and Aunt, Joe and Mary Sue Pratt.

Sydney was a beautiful and talented actress, singer and dancer.  She was a featured singer with Custom Made, Vince Vance and the Valiants and The Grand Crystal Palace.  She performed with the Granbury Opera House repertory players; in the Red Dog Saloon and the Southern Palace at Six Flags; and toured the country with Mannequins in Motion.  She was a singer and the choreographer with the Contemporary Chorale.  She was also a gourmet cook and loved to make beautiful meals for her family and friends.

Thank you, God, for letting us have our precious Sydney for this brief time, and the joy she brought to so many.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Red Cross.

We will celebrate Sydney’s life at a memorial service on Saturday, Feb 6, at11:00 A.M. at the Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration, 14115 Hillcrest, Dallas, TX 75254 (Hillcrest at Spring Valley).

Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252

5 replies on “McBeth, Sydney C.”

Tracy Wise Weaver says:

So sad to hear. I performed with Syd at Six Flags Over Texas in 1983. Haven’t seen her since – but I will always remember her elegance; red lipstick; laugh; and Prince posters! It was wonderful sharing the stage with that smile. RIP Syd…♥

Michael Lee says:

Sydney was my dance partner and friend at Six Flag Over Texas. We had some amazing times together and she was truly one of a kind. We went on to do many shows together and became wonderful friends. A talented and beautiful soul with a quick wit and a heartwarming laugh. I loved her and will miss her. My deepest sympathy to her family.

Vince Vance says:

Sydney McBeth was a talented artist and woman of character. She will be missed by all who were warmed by her kind and generous heart and those lucky enough to be blessed the light of her sweet smile. I remember her always trying to do her best on the little aspects of our stage shows. She loved every part of show business -especially make-up and costuming. As a footnote, her former boyfriend helped create the artwork for the cover of our hit Christmas Album Cassette. I will miss you Sydney and know we will meet again one day!

April Emrie says:

I worked with Sydney at Magic Time Machine. She was so much fun and so beautiful and talented. She was so kind and funny. I am so sorry she was taken at such a young age.

Shawn Hutcherson Odum says:

I hadn’t seen Sydney for many years but she was definitely a person you would not forget. Great smile, loved her laugh (very distinct) and she loved to do fun things. She was my roommate for a brief time while working at Six Flags over TX and she will be missed.

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