Bertha Alice Beaury of Miami died Thursday, May 28, 2009, at Miami Nursing Center after an illness. She was 88.

Mrs. Beaury was born Nov. 23, 1920, in Gravette, Ark., to Walter and Viola (Ashbrook) Aggebury.

She worked for B.F. Goodrich.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Monday at Southwest City (Mo.) Cemetery. The Rev. Leon Weece will officiate.

Arrangements are under the direction of Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Miami.