Mrs. Delora Winter Beard, age 77, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2005. She was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse and Delia Winter; sister, Betty Jo Henderson; and brother, Curtis Winter. She is survived by her: Husband of 56 years: William Henry Beard, Buford, GA; Triplet Daughters: Deborah Beard Tyson and husband, Ed Tyson, Buford, GA, Dianne Beard Smith, Buford, GA, Donna Beard Outler, Buford, GA; Grandchildren: Joni Tyson Smith, Meredith Ashley Tyson, Scott Gregory Smith, Philip Patrick Smith, Kelly Kristen Outler, Cory Garrett Outler; Great Grandson: Strider Christopher Smith; Great Granddaughter: Megan Bonnie Smith; Sister: Mrs. Juanita Winter Stephens, Buford, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mrs. Beard was born in Gwinnett County, GA. She was a graduate of Lawrenceville High School, Class of 1945. She was retired from the Internal Revenue Service after 30 years of service. She was a member of the New Bethany Baptist Church in Buford, GA for over 50 years and where she was a member of the Choir for many years and a former Sunday School Teacher. Funeral service will be held on Friday, October 14, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Marty Duren officiating. Interment in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens, Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. and from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.