Death of Beecher City Woman Due to Natural Causes


Published on June 21 2013 2:17 pm
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

The death of a Beecher City woman has been determined to be due to natural causes and no foul play is suspected.

Effingham County Coroner Duane Guffey responded to a call to the residence of Zola Dial in Beecher City just after 1:30pm Thursday at the request of the Beecher City Fire Department and Rescue along with Effingham City/County Ambulance Service.  The 89-year-old Dial had been found unresponsive in her residence by a neighbor.

Guffey pronounced Dial dead at 2pm.