Lost her courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, December 18, 2013, at home with her loving family by her side. She was born on March 30, 1950, in Ypsilanti, Michigan the daughter of James and Nellie Beachum. She was a member of Stony Creek Baptist Church in Ypsilanti. After her retirement from General Motors she enjoyed spending time with her family whom she loved very much. She is survived by her two sons: Joseph (Amanda) LaFleche and Austin (Montana) LaFleche; one sister: Sara (Harlan) Davenport; four grandchildren: Mason, Alyssa, Bethany and Haylee; nieces and nephews: Stephanie (Nick) Lyos, Stacie (Dwight) Jackson, Kristen (Chris) Klett, Brooke (Matt) Molle, Michael (Nicole) Davenport, Drew Davenport, Nick (Leah) Davenport and Jon (Corbin) Klett, as well as several great nieces, great nephews and her three loving dogs, Harley Michael, Maggie and Bella. She was preceded in death by her parents: James and Nellie Beachum; one brother: Ronald Freeman; one sister: Sandra (Beachum) Klett. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 21, 2013, at 10:00am at Janowiak Funeral Home in Ypsilanti with Pastor Wayne Jacobs officiating. Burial will follow at Udell Cemetery in Ypsilanti. Visitation will be held on Friday from 2-4pm and 5-8pm.