Jacob Michael Beardsley, age 19, of Chase City, Virginia passed away on Thursday, May 12, 2016. He was born on February 25, 1997 in Cortland, New York. Jacob is survived by his father, Michael Anthony Beardsley, mother, Candy Kay Beardsley, paternal grandmother, Bernadine Beardsley, maternal grandmother, Kathleen Baney, sisters, Samantha Beardsley and Amber Porter, brother, Rikki Beardsley, niece, AimeeMarie Beardsley and many devoted friends. He is predeceased by his sister, Angel Gallian. A memorial service will be held on Monday, May 16, 2016 at 2 p.m. at the Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home Chapel in Chase City, VA. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial contributions to the Muscular Dystrophy Association, 222 S Riverside Plaza, Suite 1500, Chicago, IL 60606 or www.mda.org.