Mary Dianne Beyer
July 27, 1942 ~ April 7, 2021
Mary Dianne Beyer, 78, of Papallion, Nebraska passed away on April 7, 2021. Born in Pittsburg, Texas on July 27, 1942 daughter of Vernon and Elna Crossland, of Daingerfield, Texas. Mrs. Beyer graduated from Daingerfield High in 1960 and attended Texas Woman's University graduating in May 1964 with dual majors in English and History. Commissioned Second Lieutenant in the United States Air Force in August 1964. She received a Masters Degree in Education from Pepperdine University in 1972. She retired from the Air Force in July 1985. Her Air Force specialities included administration, personnel, logistical operational planning and mobility, transportation, and security police. Mary married Wayne Beyer of Cleveland, Ohio in Honolulu, Hawaii July 1968. After retirement, they were active in Veterans Organizations and Prevention for Cruelty to Animals.
She is survived by her brother, Richard Crossland of Greenville, Texas; two stepchildren, Wayne Beyer, Jr and Anna Marie. She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Wayne Beyer; parents, Vernon and Elna Crossland, and one sister-in-law, Peggy Crossland.
Services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, April 15, 2021 at the Daingerfield Cemetery with Bro. Joseph Adams officiating and burial under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Hughes Springs.