Tempie L. Beal, 88, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Piedmont Health Care Center. He was preceded in death by his parents: Linder “Pa Doc” and Janie Beal; and wife: Joyce Beal. He was a retired heavy equipment operator from Apac/Hodges Construction Company. He loved music, family and friends. Survivors include his daughter: Lynn (Paul) Ellison; sons: William “Billy” Beal and Roger (Debra) Beal; granddaughters: Katy and Ivy Ellison; sister in law: Ottie Beal; and many very special nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 3:00 PM from Dansby Heritage Chapel with visitation from 2-3 PM. Private burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery in Jacksonville. The family will be receiving flowers, however, if you prefer, memorials may be made to Amedisys Hospice. Dansby Heritage Chapel is honored to serve the Beal Family.