Timothy Mayes Beal Sr. (Buck)
April 15, 1963 – June 1, 2020
Timothy Mayes Beal Sr. (Buck), 57, of Pensacola gained his angel wings on Monday, June 1st. Timothy was born in Pensacola, FL to Sandra and James Beal Sr. No matter what life brought Tim, he never let it damper his sense of humor. He was known to be stubborn, caring, resilient, and raising hell for more than five decades.
Tim was an amazing father. A perfect significant other. A dutiful son. And a outstanding friend who was loved by so many. Growing up, you always seen Tim with his overalls on, afro, and partaking in some type of shenanigans. Tim dedicated his life to working in auto parts. He had a passion for racing. NASCAR, Drag racing, asphalt, or dirt; if it involved four wheels, a track, and going fast; for sure Tim wasn’t to far away. He had a love for biscuits with tomato gravy and boiled peanuts. When Tim faced the life of cancer, he stated “I am not afraid of dying, I’m afraid to leave my grandbabies behind and they not remember me.”! His grandchildren and great grandchildren meant the world to him as did he mean so much to them.
Tim is survived by his parents, Sandra and James Beal Sr. His children; Timothy Jr.(Amanda), Natasha (Ricky), April (Austin), and Kellear Grantham. Four brothers; Jimmy, Jonathan, Ricky (Dale), and Mark aka Hoodus. One brother-in-law, Dennis Myrick. Sister, Vicky Myrick aka Flossy. Two sister-in-laws; Tanya and Tina Beal. Ten grandchildren; Jasmine (Cody), Timberly, Miranda, Dalton, Brayden, McKenzie, Jaxson, Zoey, Walker, and Keith. Two great grandchildren; Elijayah and Oliver. Also a wonderful friend, Vicki Courtney. As well as many other family and friends.
He is proceeded in death by the love of his life, Dora Hicks. Mother of his children and very good friend, Kimberly Beal. His grandparents; Thomas and Sadie Gilley, as well as Frank and Clarcie Beal.
In Lieu of Flowers, the family request donations to be made for the grandchildren to Timothy M. Beal Sr. Benefit at Pen Air Federal Credit Union.