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Michael Allen "Mikey" Beard

July 28, 1949 November 26, 2018
Michael  Allen "Mikey"  Beard
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Obituary for Michael Allen "Mikey" Beard

Mr. Michael Allen Beard, 69, of Clearwater, SC, affectionately known by his family and many friends as “Mikey”, entered into rest on Monday, November 26, 2018. Born in and a resident of Aiken County, SC, he was a son of the late Rudolph “Buster” and Gertrude Lewis Beard. He graduated from LBC in 1968 and had formerly been a resident of Mechanicsville, VA, until coming home in 2005. A Vietnam Veteran, he proudly and with honor served his country in the United States Army. Following his discharge from the Army, he began his thirty-five-year career with UPS, where he was a Truck Driver. Mikey was a Dallas Cowboys fan, was a proud member of the Teamsters Union and enjoyed NASCAR and monthly “get-to-togethers” with the “Clearwater Boys.” In addition to his parents, family members include his children and their spouses, Matthew Justin and Breinne Beard, Palm City, FL and Courtney Beard and Ryan Ludwig, Virginia Beach, VA; siblings, Judy Hall, North Augusta, SC, the late Richard “Dickie” Beard and the late Mary Beard and his beloved granddaughter, the late Reagan Frances Ludwig and his friend and companion, Eddye Hancock.  The family will greet friends on Thursday, November 29, 2018, beginning at 1 o’clock at Hatcher Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 3464 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Graniteville, SC. A Celebration of Life Service will follow at 2 o’clock in the chapel. Mr. Alan Golden will officiate. Interment with Veterans Honors accorded by a United States Army Honor Guard, will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Graniteville, SC. The family has respectively asked that no flowers be sent and memorials be made to Disabled American Veterans. (

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