Meridian Star

October 4, 2013

Mary Beatrice Loeb

The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN — A private family burial service will be held for Mrs. Loeb.        

    Mary Beatrice Loeb of Meridian, known to her family and friends as “Bea,” passed away Thursday, October 3rd. She was born on January 25, 1923, in Langsdale.

    Mrs. Loeb was preceded in death by her husband, Robert S. Loeb, Sr.; her parents Henry Chester and Jane Elizabeth Brewer; her brothers, Earl Brewer and James Brewer; her son-in-law, Pat Watson, Jr.; and her first husband, Fred M. Mauldin.

    Mrs. Loeb is survived by her daughter, Freddie Bea Mauldin Watson of Athens, Ga.; her sons, Robert S. Loeb, Jr. (Lee) of Meridian; Ronald Loeb (Rhonda) of Madison; and Marshall Loeb (Michelle) of New Albany, Ohio. She is also survived by nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and her sister, Gladys Roberts of Pensacola, Fla.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hope Village for Children, P. O. Box 26, Meridian, MS 39302.

    Pallbearers will be Will Loeb, Matt Loeb, Cal Watson, Phillip Hight, Alex Loeb, Robert Loeb and Bailey Loeb.

    Family and friends may sign the online guest book at

    Visitation will be on Saturday, October 5th from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home in Meridian.