James Ronald Beasley, Jr.

James Ronald Beasley, Jr., age 50, of Kingwood, WV, passed away Tuesday, October 25, 2022 in his home.  He was born June 14, 1972 in Uniontown, son of James R. Beasley, Sr. and the late Linda Johnson Beasley.  In addition to his mother James was preceded in death by his grandmother, Dorothy Beasley.


James was a 1991 graduate of Uniontown High School and he attended Thiel College for two years.  He worked for GMS Mine Repair.  James was a former youth football and  wrestling coach at Laurel Highlands and Brownsville Schools.  James was an avid Steeler and Lakers fan.  He was a member of Allibies Pool League and enjoyed Fantasy Football.


Left to cherish James’ memory are his wife, Tara Wagner Beasley; children, Danzel Beasley (Jordan Crutchman) of Uniontown, Joslyn Beasley of Connellsville, Brandon Jackson (Emily Sisler) of Reedsville, WV, Bryson Jackson of Kingwood, WV and Bri Jackson of Morgantown, WV; sister, Carla Beasley Ellis (Bill) of Uniontown; grandchild, Asher Winfrey; God Son, Darrin “Dre” Ford; life-long brother and friend, Keith Ford and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.


Arrangements have been entrusted to the ANDREW D. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIES, INC., 80 Morgantown St., Uniontown, PA, where family and friends will be received on Tuesday, Nov. 1st from 1 until 6 p.m. followed by a service celebrating James’ life at 6:00 p.m. with Rev. Vincent Winfrey, Jr. officiating.  Celebration of Life Service will follow at the Ivory Ballroom, 62 W. Peter St., Rear, Uniontown, PA


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