Beverly Joanne Major of Medford, Oregon, formerly of Ashland, Ore. and Santa Clara, California passed away November 24, 2017 at the age of 88. Beverly was the beloved wife of the late Richard L. Major and the late Edwin T. Carney. She is survived by her two children, Sandra J. Major and David J. Major.

Beverly was an active member and served on the board of the San Jose Day Nursery and the United Way of Santa Clara County. She also served on the board of the Tudor Guild for six years and was president for two years. She was an active member of the Ashland Methodist Church, the Ashland Study Club, the P.E.O., and the Ashland Shakespeare Festival.

Beverly enjoyed her various club memberships and visiting with her many friends and family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the P.E.O. Scholarship Fund which she helped found, at Chapter EE P.E.O. Memorial Endowment, c/o SOU Foundation, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland, Oregon 97520.