Fannie Beall


Fannie Beall, 91, of Shelbyville died Friday afternoon September, 4, 2020 at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born Nov 8, 1928 in Albany, KY to Casher and Mabel (Frogge) Smith. She moved to Henry County as a child where she lived her entire life until August of 2019 when she moved to Shelbyville to be closer to family.

Fannie graduated from Mt. Summit High School in 1947 and on June 21, 1947 she married Norman Beall. Fannie work for Citizens State Bank for 40 years. She retired in 1987 and went directly to her new home “the golf course.” She enjoyed many years playing golf and made many new friends including her forever best buddy and golf partner, Susie Huffman. Fannie also loved playing cards and was an avid accomplished bowler. In the 1960’s Fannie was a member of a Bridge Club and later in life she played countless hours of Gin with her special companion Dr. John Fisher. Also in the 1960’s Fannie was well known at the local bowling alleys. She was a member of the Indiana Women’s State Bowling Association for many years. She bowled on several leagues a week often advancing in state tournaments and traveling out of state and throughout Indiana.