Randal L. Beatty, age 71, of Louisville, died at his home on Friday, July 17. He was the son of Granvel and Elsie Wilson Beatty, of Grayson County. He spent his early years in Short Creek and Caneyville, graduating from Caneyville High School in 1966. He served in the U.S. Army for one year in Vietnam. He and his dad worked in the automobile industry. Vehicles were their passion, until they both had granddaughters. He is survived by his wife, Patsy Howard Beatty; his daughters, Lana Metzler (Craig) and Vannah Beatty; and two granddaughters, Audrey Metzler and Georgia Armstrong, all of Louisville. Also surviving: two aunts, Barbara Darst (Jimmy), of Louisville, and Helen Wilson, of Caneyville, and cousins he dearly loved. Cremation was his wish. A small family memorial will be held at a later date. Randy wanted remembrances to: Kosair-Norton's Hospital, St. Jude Hospital, or American Renal Associates at UKC, Hikes Lane, Louisville.