Beth Suzanne Fulton
Death date: August 3, 2012
Beth Suzanne Fulton, 56, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Friday, August 3, after a brief illness. She was the youngest child of the late James W. and Ruth Harwell Fulton, and was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Kent Fulton.
Beth was a loving and beloved child, sister and aunt. She is survived by her brother Woody Fulton and wife Joyce of Southport, N.C.; her sister Jan Smith and husband Neal of Winston-Salem, N.C.; her niece Rachel Palisin, husband Luke and great-nephew James of Alexandria, Va.; her sister-in-law Kathey Rumley of Washington, N.C.; and niece Sarah Fulton of Raleigh, N.C.
Beth was a lifelong Winston-Salem resident, and a gentle spirit with kind words for all who crossed her path. She grew up in Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church, and later became a member of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Winston-Salem. Beth was a graduate of High Point University, and later also took courses at Forsyth Technical Community College. She had worked at various retail stores in Winston-Salem, and had served as a local hospital volunteer and a volunteer at the Shepherd’s Center of Winston-Salem. She was an avid sketch artist, needlework fan, and beaded jewelry craftswoman; with passions for books, music, movies, travel and animals.
A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 5, at Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church (3543 Robinhood Rd. in Winston-Salem), with Rev. Dana McKim, minister to Pfeiffer University and pastor of the Village Church at Pfeiffer, officiating. Beth’s final resting place will be with her parents in the Mt. Tabor cemetery. Online condolences may be made at www.hayworth-miller.com
Memorials may be made in Beth’s name to the Epilepsy Institute of North Carolina, via the Institute's website (www.eiofnc.org)or by mail to P.O. Box 24458, Winston-Salem, NC 27114-4458. The family would like to thank the doctors, the medical team and especially the compassionate intensive care nursing staff at Forsyth Medical Center; as well as Dr. J. Christine Dean of the Epilepsy Institute of North Carolina for her caring support over the years.
3:00 pm on Sunday, August 5, 2012 at Mount Tabor United Methodist Church 3543 Robin Hood Road Winston-Salem NC 27106 (map/driving directions)
Mount Tabor United Methodist Church 3543 Robinhood Road Winston-Salem NC 27106 (map/driving directions)