Franklin Delano "Frank" Beall, 76 - formerly of Glenville

Franklin Delano "Frank" Beall age 76 of McConnelsville, Ohio, formerly of Glenville, West Virginia, departed this life Wednesday, November 2, 2011.

He was born January 14, 1935 at Trace Fork, Gilmer County, a son of the late Woodrow and Lina Nicholas Beall.

Frank was a US Navy Veteran, owner and operator of the T-Shirt Shop and Strings and Things both in Glenville. He was a well known musician and was active in the West Virginia State Folk Festival in Glenville for many years.

He is survived by one brother, John Beall of Wilmington NC; and one sister, Elizabeth Beall Nutter of Parkersburg WV; three nieces and 4 nephews also survive.

A celebration of Frank's Life will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 12, 2011 at the Ellyson Mortuary, Inc., Glenville. Friends and family will be received from 10:30 a.m. until the celebration hour.

The family requests no flowers and casual dress. There will be no funeral service. This will be a celebration of Frank's life so bring your "Frank" story to share with everyone. After the celebration Frank's ashes will be scattered at the Beall Cemetery at Normantown.

Ellyson Mortuary, Inc. is assisting the family of Franklin Beall with arrangements.