William Henry Beatty, III, age 81, of New Braunfels, Texas passed away on July 15, 2016. Mr. Beatty was born on January 7, 1935 in Birmingham, Alabama to William Henry Beatty, Jr. and Doris Gladys (Nellis) Beatty. Mr. Beatty served his country in the U.S. Navy. He is survived by his wife, Anna Jackson Beatty of New Braunfels, Texas. The family has chosen a simple cremation.