Frank & Bright Funeral Home

« Return to Obituaries | Print

Beulah Snyder

Feb 22nd, 1925 - Apr 13th, 2017

Memorial Visitation:  From 4 until 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, 2017


     Beulah Mae Snyder, age 92, of Flora, Illinois, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017, at Clay County Hospital in Flora.

     Beulah was born February 22, 1925, in Xenia, the daughter of Omar and Rosa Ella (Sinclair) Slover.  She married Ralph E. Snyder on April 27, 1974, in Flora.  He preceded her in death September 7, 1998.

     She and Ralph enjoyed traveling and spending time at their home in Florida.  They also shared countless hours fishing together.  In the past she had been involved in the Clay County Hospital Auxiliary, American Legion Auxiliary, and had attended the First Church of God in Flora.

     She is survived by her grandson: Michael (Jenna) Snyder of Flora; stepson: Ronald (Bobbi) Snyder of Salem; stepgrandchildren: Melisa (Jason) Rittenberry of Nashville, Tennessee, Melane Green of Salem, and Marc (Ashlee) Snyder of Centralia; 6 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; and a dear friend: Pat Cooper of Flora.  She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; and brother: Clifford Slover.

     A memorial visitation for friends and family of Beulah Mae Snyder will be held from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  Memorial donations are suggested to the Clay County Hospital Auxiliary.  To share a condolence, please visit


James Welty

Oct 24, 1945 - Apr 26, 2017

Floyd Christy

Jul 2, 1927 - Apr 20, 2017

Bud Clark

Feb 19, 1923 - Apr 19, 2017

Beulah Snyder

Feb 22, 1925 - Apr 13, 2017

Jay Strange

Nov 26, 1954 - Apr 11, 2017




Nancy Dehart

April 15th

Beulah was always a joy to serve at Heritage Woods. Loved to hear her stories! She will be missed.

Peggy Nichols

April 15th

She will be missed . I really enjoyed visiting her at Hertiage ! She always had something funny to say ! Loved that laugh and smile ! RIP Sweet Lady .....

lois and carl workman

April 17th

sorry for your loss she was a wonderful lady and will be missed by all who knew her Our deepest Sympathy to your family

Candy Barnes

April 19th

Mona E.

April 19th

Beulah was like family to us. She was friends with our parents when I was young, and many years later she evolved into "Aunt Beulah"and became a part of our family. After Ralph's death she joined us for many holiday dinners (often in charge of the mashed potatoes & gravy). Boy did she love to be social - always willing to go places and visit people. She often made sure to stop and see me when I was home for a visit. I learned from one of her many stories how she became a welder during the war and worked at a job as a real "Rosie the Riveter". I was impressed that this kind and sweet lady was also tough and strong! May she Rest In Peace.

Carroll Britton

April 17th

i had the pleasure of seeing Ms Beulah almost every day at work. She was such a character! You never knew what mood she would be in, but she always smiled at me in the end. I have truly missed her. Such a sweet lady. I am so sorry for your loss, and ours.

Joe Etchison

April 19th

Great friend of the Etchison Family.

Greg Etchison

April 20th

Such a wonderful woman....



Ed and Rita Guinn
Ilene Jackson and Tanya Laughlin
Betty G Simmons
Jerry "Butch" Erwin
Elaine Todd
Bruce & Theresa Workman
Wayne Eastin & Diane Johnson
Amy Bailey-Michels
David & Judy Bryden
Cheri Laughlin Wildbur
Jimmy Sessions
Peggy Nichols
Glenda Cooper
June Payne
Dave and Linda Thompson
Marilyn Stanford
Dave and Sue Burt
Ruth Stanford
Bill & Kay Kitley
Becky Stocke
Jerrod Hemphill
David-Merlene Eastin
Jim and Brenda Thompson
Edna Kruse
Brenda Tatum
Cory & Kristina Sessions
Betty Forneae
Donald E Fry
Vernon & Yvonne Guinn
Sarah Lampley
carl and lois workman
Jim & Joann Stanford
The Residents & Staff at Flora Gardens Care Center
Diana & Greg Rutland
Suzanne Acree
Xina & Curie🐾
Larry & Sue Williams
Margie Yingst & Maragret Duke
Al and Donna Myers
Ray & Nancy Corry
Carl and Brenda Bandy
Greg Etchison


Write a Condolence

Share Obituary


Light a Candle

Select a candle tribute and enter your name (or names) below. Click "Light Candle" when completed.

Choose a Candle