1873–1944

Introduction

Born: 1873, Spar­ta, Vir­gin­ia.

Died: Sep­tem­ber 16, 1944, Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois, of tu­ber­cu­lo­sis.

Buried: Grace­land Ce­me­te­ry, Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois.

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Biography

Beazley was the hus­band of Ma­ry Lo­re­na Gar­ner.

He wrote over 4,000 songs, and taught in sing­ing schools for a de­cade, as well as five years at Shen­an­do­ah College in Win­che­ster, Vir­gin­ia. He was in­duct­ed in­to the Gos­pel Music Hall of Fame in 1992.

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