Carl Leslie Beerbower, age 78, resident of Fort Scott and local barber for 55 years, died Thursday, December 23, 2010, at Mercy Health Center.

Carl Leslie Beerbower, age 78, resident of Fort Scott and local barber for 55 years, died Thursday, December 23, 2010, at Mercy Health Center.

Following cremation, Rev. Chuck Russell will conduct funeral services at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday in the Cheney Witt Chapel.  Burial will follow in U. S. National Cemetery with Military Honors conducted by the Olson Frary Burkhart Post #1165 V. F. W.  Memorials are suggested to either the Sharing Bucket or the Shrine Transportation Fund and may be sent to Cheney Witt Chapel, P.O. Box 347, Fort Scott, Kansas 66701.