Beverly Ann Becton Gish
2/23/1936 - 9/18/2022
||Coker-Mathews Funeral Home
5100 Interstate 30 (at US-69)
Greenville, TX 75402
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Beverly Ann Becton Gish, 86, passed away on September
18, 2022, at Colonial Lodge in Greenville.
Services will be at 2:00 pm on Saturday, September 24,
in Greenville, at St. Paulís Episcopal Church with Father Nicholas Funk
officiating. Reception will follow at St. Paulís Clardy Hall.
Coker-Mathews Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Born on February 23, 1936, in Greenville Texas, she was
the daughter of Dr. Joe Becton and Edith Becton. She was educated at
Greenville ISD and attended Southern Methodist University where she met her
husband David Hilton Gish Sr. They married June 2, 1956 and were married
She served the community through membership in her
church which included ECW and Daughters of the King. She served with
Community Concert Series/Greenville Entertainment Series. She was a
member of the Spade and Trowel Garden Club and a Den Mother of Cub Scouts. She
was a lifetime member of The Antique Automobile Club of America, Greenville
She was an avid reader of novels, enjoyed being with
her family and friends and had an exceptional recall of movie and film trivia.
She and her longtime high school friends developed their own humorous language
to communicate with each other secretly and passed this language down to her
children and grandchildren.
She is survived by: Her Brother Joe Becton and his wife
Marilyn Becton; son David Hilton Gish, Jr. and wife Lisa Burgin Gish; daughter
Lisa Gish Mohme and husband Rik Mohme; grandchildren Nikki Eastham Porter,
Philipp Eastham II, Amber Eastham, Amanda Gish, Kaleigh Eastham, Eve Gish,
Kegan Eastham, Morgan Stewart, Dakota Stewart and Troy Stewart; and great
grandchildren Lennon Porter, Kaden Eastham and Ellesyn Eastham.
She was preceded in death by her parents Dr. Joe D
Becton and Edith Rachel Becton of Greenville and her husband David H. Gish Sr.
of Lincoln Nebraska.