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Elizabeth Cossar Becker
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1913
Death: Sep. 9, 2009
Brookhaven
Lincoln County
Mississippi, USA

Elizabeth C. Becker

Elizabeth Cossar Becker, 95, a homemaker, died Wednesday, September 9, 2009, at King's Daughter's Medical Center in Brookhaven.

Visitation is Friday, September 11, 2009, from 5-8 p.m. at Riverwood F.F.S. Chapel in Brookhaven. Funeral services are 2:00 p.m. Saturday, September 12, 2009, at Riverwood F.F.S. in Brookhaven with burial in the Catholic Cemetery. Riverwood Family Funeral Service in Brookhaven, MS is handling the arrangements.

She was a member of Colonial Danes of America, Climbers Club, Junior Auxillary, Day Lily Society and had served on Board of Brookhaven County Club and on the Board of United Givers Fund.

She received a "Soap Box Award" from Chamber of Commerce for work on founding Brookhaven Recreation Dept. She was a member of First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include: sons, Walter D. Becker Jr. & wife, Catherine of Madison and Robert Fonda Becker of Mobile, Alabama.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John Harper Cossar & Lottie Thompson Cossar; and husband, Walter D. Becker.

Memorials may be sent to Lincoln, Lawrence, Franklin Regional Library, 100 South Jackson St., Brookhaven, MS 39601 or First United Methodist Church Building Fund, 215 W. Cherokee St., Brookhaven, MS 39601.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Harper Cossar (1872 - 1943)
  Lottie Thompson Cossar (1878 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Walter Drane Becker (1912 - 1986)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Son Becker (1940 - 1940)*
  Robert C Becker (1948 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Harper Cossar (1897 - 1960)*
  Charles Gordon Cossar (1902 - 1955)*
  George Payne Cossar (1907 - 1992)*
  Lee Thompson Cossar (1910 - 1996)*
  Elizabeth Cossar Becker (1913 - 2009)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
A TRUE SOUTHERN LADY
 
Burial:
Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Cemetery
Brookhaven
Lincoln County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Ron Collins
Record added: Sep 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41784356
Elizabeth <i>Cossar</i> Becker
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Elizabeth <i>Cossar</i> Becker
Added by: Caroline Passmore
 
Elizabeth <i>Cossar</i> Becker
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- Caroline Passmore
 Added: Nov. 14, 2010
Rest in peace, Elizabeth
- Fran Denny
 Added: Jul. 22, 2010

- Ron Collins
 Added: Sep. 10, 2009
 
 
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