Thomasville Times- Enterprise, June 15, 1942 Funeral Services Are Held For Mr. I. A. Beckwith MEIGS, Ga. - June 13 - Friends throughout this section will learn with regret of the death of Mr. I. A. Beckwith, who passed away on Wednesday morning, June 3rd at the home of his sister, Mrs. B. W. Dekle of Mitchell county. Mr. Beckwith was 71 years old and had been in declining health for a number of years, but his death came as a sudden shock to his many friends and loved ones as he was only confined to his bed for a few hours. The deceased is survived by four sisters, Mrs. Dora Nicholson of Albany, Mrs. Ida Smith of Tere Cera, Fla. And Mrs. Manedy Beckwith, and Mrs. B. W. Dekle of Pelham. Two brothers, John Beckwith of Mitchell county and Ben Beckwith of Monticello, Fla. Funeral services were conducted from the Macedonia Baptist Church. Interment followed in the Macedonia cemetery..