Tennis

Robert Lee Beasley, Sr.

October 17, 1952 ~ January 4, 2022 (age 69)

Obituary

Mr. Robert Lee Beasley, Sr. was born October 17, 1952 to the late Herbert Beasley and Thelma Barney Beasley in Sylvester, GA. He grew up in Jacksonville, FL and fell in love with tennis at a young age. He graduated from New Stanton Senior High School, class of 1971. He went on to attend Florida Community College of Jacksonville as well as HBCU Morris Brown College in Atlanta Ga. There he pledged Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. He joined the Alta tennis league (Atlanta Lawn Tennis Association) and received numerous awards for his performance.

Robert worked as a dedicated Data Analysis for AT&T for 21 years and retired early.

Robert was married to the late Valencia Beasley on June 30, 1984 at Fellowship of Faith Church Intl and remained a member for 25 years. From this union, he had 5 children. Robert Jr.(Taymika), Victoria, John Paul, Victor(Tetrianna), and Christin Beasley. He also leaves behind 5 grandchildren; Jacob, Jada, Jeremiah, Daniel and Isiah. Sisters, Juanita Brown (late Otis) & Yvonne Boston(Donald).

Robert was proceeded in death by siblings, Mack Hall Sr.(Sarah), Geneva Beasley Scott, and James Beasley.

Robert loved singing, playing tennis, telling corny dad jokes, spending time with his kids and looking at houses. Those left to cherish his memories are his children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and loved ones. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Robert Lee Beasley, Sr., please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Robert

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at McKinney Family Funeral Home, Inc.

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


Services

Visitation
Friday
January 14, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
McKinney Family Funeral Home, Inc.
6507 W. Beaver Street
Jacksonville, FL 32254

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 15, 2022

12:00 PM
Builders of Faith Community Church
5900 Ricker Road
Jacksonville, FL 32244`

© 2022 McKinney Family Funeral Home, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility