Mingus Paul Beddingfield, age 39, of Marion, North Carolina, passed away on the night of Wednesday, September 04, 2019 at Deer Park Health & Rehabilitation in Nebo, following a 4-year battle with a heart disease. Born in Buncombe County, North Carolina on October 13, 1979, he was the son of Linda Beddingfield Schultz of Marion.
A model car enthusiast and a fan of NASCAR, Mingus enjoyed fishing and loved taking his riding lawn mower and helping out by mowing a neighbor’s yard. While attending McDowell High School, Mingus proudly served on the NJROTC.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his sister, Crystal Marie Schultz; one niece, Chloe Dawn Marie Higgins; one nephew, Mack Oliver Wilson IV; uncle and aunt, Robert and Tammy Beddingfield; aunt, Diane Sanchez; cousin, Nicholas Beddingfield; along with numerous other cousins.
A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.
Those wishing to make a memorial donation in Mr. Beddingfield’s memory are asked to consider, American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, Virginia 23060-9979 (www.heart.org) and/or American Cancer Society, 120 Executive Park, Building 1, Asheville, North Carolina 28801 (www.cancer.org).
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