Beverly Joan Degen, 63, widow of Timothy Paul Degen Sr., died on Friday, Feb. 26, 2021, at her home.

Born in Sumter, she was a daughter of the late Hubert and Jonell Peagler Weatherly.

Surviving are a son, Timothy Paul Degen Jr.; and a granddaughter, Leah Catherine Degen.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Evergreen Memorial Park cemetery with the Rev. Dr. David Richardson officiating. Those in attendance are asked to practice social distancing, and masks are required.

Memorials may be made to the Sumter SPCA, 1140 S. Guignard Drive, Sumter, SC 29150.

Online condolences may be made at

Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad St., Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements, (803) 775-9386.