Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. at the Draeger-Langendorf Funeral Home. A visitation will take place at the funeral home on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Interment will take place on Monday, September 25, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at Graceland Cemetery.
Byron D. Beadles, age 56, of Racine passed away on September 1, 2023. Byron was born in Austin, TX on October 13, 1966, a son of Will E. and LeLar M. (nee: Jackson) Beadles Jr. A graduate of William Horlick High School, Byron was employed as a caregiver in several group homes. He enjoyed music, family gatherings, and the time spent with children and grandchildren. Byron is survived by his parents, Will and LeLar Beadles; his three children, Brandon and Ashley Perkins (Timothy Cathron), and Ryon Perkins-Beadles (Lexus Ritter; his grandchildren, Ameariona Robinson, Amari Davis, Ariah Redmond, Amiya Perkins, Ashton Perkins-Cathron, Aviyanna Perkins; a brother, Wendell Henderson, and three children whom he helped raise, Alexzandrea, Savannah, and Melissa Leatherman.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Lesa Beadles on August 1, 2023.