Anami Sontosha “Amy Beaman” Cothran, daughter of Thalia Denson, was born, August 6, 1972 in Chicago, Illinois. She departed this life, Tuesday, April 24, 2018 in Lake Regional Hospital, Osage Beach at the age of forty-five years.

Anami Sontosha “Amy Beaman” Cothran, daughter of Thalia Denson, was born, August 6, 1972 in Chicago, Illinois. She departed this life, Tuesday, April 24, 2018 in Lake Regional Hospital, Osage Beach at the age of forty-five years.

On May 1, 1993 in Oceanside, California, she was united in marriage to Coty Beaman and to this union they were blessed with three children.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Alma Chandler and her mother.

Survivors include her husband, Coty Beaman of Camdenton; two sons, Steven Cothran and wife Bobi of Camdenton and Coty Beaman, Jr. of Macks Creek; two daughters, Brittany Collum and husband Jesse of Camdenton and Jaishana Scarberry of North Carolina; grandchildren, Jackson, Riah, Langston, Lashlan, Presley, Zia and Isaac; siblings, Christina Soltis of Camdenton and Jason Chandler of Oceanside, California; best friend, Christina Getman of Theresa, New York and other family members.

Amy was raised in the Chicago and Las Vegas areas. She moved to Oceanside, California where she met the love of her life, Coty who was in the United States Marines. Amy and Coty traveled all over the United States while he was in the service. She was a DJ at Camp Pendleton before moving to Missouri in 1995. They later moved to Arizona for ten years and then back to Missouri to take care of Coty’s Mom. Amy was very active in the Lizzie Bell Foundation in Tucson, Arizona.

She had an amazing talent for making and decorating cakes of all shapes and sizes. Amy was a great cook, especially making breads and other great meals. She was going to school to become an herbalist. She was known for being a strong advocate for people in the hospital. She would be there for support, asking questions to get answers for them and helping in any way she could. The one thing that she was the best at though was spoiling her grandbabies.

Services will be held at a later date and will be posted upon completion. Online condolences may be left at www.alleeholmanhowe.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Allee-Holman-Howe Funeral Home, Camdenton, Missouri.