- Category : 1929-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Vessel of Love 1
American child actress, most famous for portraying several different minor characters in the Our Gang short films from 1930 to 1935. Her older brother was Matthew "Stymie" Beard, one of the series' most popular and best-remembered characters. Carlena Beard appeared as Stymie's younger sister in Shiver My Timbers and For Pete's Sake!.
After departing Our Gang, Beard became a dancer. She spent many years traveling as a personal assistant to musician Lionel Hampton. Beard died on 23 February 1972 in Los Angeles at age 42.