Beatrice E. Deal Archer


Beatrice E. Deal Archer, 96, of West Terre Haute, went to be with God at 8:39 PM on Saturday, July 6, 2019, in her residence. She was born in Terre Haute on October 10, 1922, to Joseph Deal and Emma Irene Dunlap Deal.
Beatrice was a retired cook at Frank's Restaurant. She enjoyed going to church and loved her family and gatherings. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Archer Jr.; great-granddaughter, Casey D. Archer, son-in-law Willard Fisher; and three brothers, Joe, Wayne, and Frankie Deal; as well as two sisters, Jane Crabb and Norma Barth.
Beatrice is survived by her children, Dorothy Richey (husband Butch "Donkey"), Jack Archer (wife Nancy), Linda Fisher, Nancy Bell (husband Jerry), Gary Archer (wife Romona), and Jerrie "Kitty" Archer. Also surviving are a brother, Ron Deal (wife Sue); and a sister-in-law, Tena Deal; as well as several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 North 3rd St., West Terre Haute, Ind., on Saturday, July 13, 2019, at 11:00 AM, with her brother, the Rev. Ron Deal, officiating. Burial will follow at Bethesda Memorial Park. Visitation is scheduled for Friday, July 12, 2019, from 4:00 to 8:00 PM, at the funeral home.
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Becky Fox and family
Jul 09, 2019
Aunt Bern was one of a kind. Funny very loving. We all week miss her greatly. I have very fond memories of her RIP Bernice. We love you
Charlie Barth
Jul 09, 2019
Only an aunt can give hugs like a mother, keep secrets like a sister, and share love like a friend. Thank you Bern, for all the hugs and love you gave me when I was growing as a kid. Love you, and you will be missed. R.I. P.
Charlie Barth :) :) :) :) :)