John Beals Sr. of Bouton


John Beals Sr., 74, of Bouton passed away Friday, Nov. 11, 2022, at his son’s home in Johnston, Iowa.

A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.

John Archer Beals Sr. was born May 19, 1948, in Perry, Iowa, to Albert Kelsey and Bonna Luella (Moore) Beals.

He attended Perry High School.

John served his country in the U.S. Navy.

He was united in marriage to Peggy Ann Moorhead on May 26, 1971.

John worked at Oscar Mayer and IBP.

He enjoyed fishing, working on cars and watching wrestling.

In death he rejoins his wife, Peggy; parents, Albert and Bonna Beals; and a son, James Beals.

Left to cherish John’s memory are his sons, John (Gina) Beals of Johnston, Christopher Beals of Bouton and Jason (Pamela) Beals of New London, Wisconsin; and grandchildren, Andrew Beals, Rylee Beals and Jordyn Beals.

Memorials will be given to his family and may be left at the Carris Family Funeral Home & Cremation Care. Online condolences may be left at


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.