J. Timothy Beyrer, of Carrabelle, and formerly of Manchester, Conn. died on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. He was 67 years old.
He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Elizabeth "Libby" Beyrer and Fred D'Angelo, of Green Valley, Ariz.; his longtime friend Marian Morris, of Carrabelle; and his beloved dog, Buffy.
He was predeceased by his parents, Helen F. Beyrer and J. Benjamin Beyrer.
A bright person, Tim was an excellent mechanic and tinkerer who loved fixing engines. He enjoyed fishing, sailing, and the beach life. He and friend Gene Lucky survived sailing with Marian through Tropical Storm Alberto in 1994, a feat recorded in the Franklin County Chronicle. Tim also was an avid reader and a frequent visitor to any library. He was a gifted storyteller and a great folksy writer.
Donations in his memory may be made to the Franklin County Humane Society, in Eastpoint, at http://www.forgottenpets.org.