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Gregory Beard, 43, of Dallas, Texas passed away Monday, June 17, 2019 at a local hospital. 
Gregory was born August 9, 1975 in De Kalb, Texas to George and Minnie Cleamons Beard.  He was employed with AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas and was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church in De Kalb, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Gregory Beard, Jr.; and two brothers, Michael Beard and Anthony Cleamons. 
He is survived by five sons, Gregory Pearson of Denver, Colorado, Gary Pearson of Denver, Colorado, Antwan Beard of Paris, Texas, Cyrus Beard of Paris, Texas, and Juston Wheeler of San Marcos, Texas; two daughters, Alexia Betts of De Kalb, Texas and Janique Betts of De Kalb, Texas; four sisters and one brother-in-law, Brenda Daniels of De Kalb, Texas, Lisa and Calvin Daniels of De Kalb, Texas, Mary Beard of Texarkana, Texas, and Kassandra Beard of Texarkana, Texas; two brothers, Darey Beard of Texarkana, Arkansas and George Beard of De Kalb, Texas; one granddaughter, Leilani Marek; and numerous other relatives and friends. 
 Services will be 2:00 PM Saturday, June 29, 2019, at Bethlehem Baptist Church in De Kalb, Texas with Bro. Kevin Haywood officiating.  Interment will follow at Hooks Cemetery in De Kalb, Texas. 
Visitation will be held 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Bethlehem Baptist Church in De Kalb, Texas. 
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