|Birth: ||Oct. 26, 1923|
|Death: ||Oct. 26, 2009|
A. E. (Gene) Beck
The Baxley News Banner
A. E. (Gene) Beck, 86, died Monday, Oct. 26, 2009 in Appling HealthCare System. Gene was born Oct. 26, 1923 in Appling County and had resided in Mableton for many years before returning to Baxley thirteen years ago. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving in World War II. Beck retired from Lockheed where he was employed as a Clinical Technician. He was a member of Consolation Baptist Church and was preceded in death by a brother, Ozzie Beck.
He was the son of the late John Perry Beck and the late Laura Bell Bacon Beck.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Jean Beck of Baxley; daughter, Mary Frances Guiton of Ackworth; three sons and daughters-in-law, Danny Eugene and Carol Beck of Douglasville, John Robert and Wanda Beck of Villa Rica and Roger Glenn and Tammye Beck of Blue Ridge; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Cynthia Jenina Butler of Baxley, Lois and James Patterson of Jacksonville, Fla. and Beth and Guy Gay of Hillard, Fla.; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Emory and Ruth Beck of Keystone Heights, Fla., Sidney and Sylvia Beck of Callahan, Fla., Milton Beck of Jacksonville, Fla. and sister-in-law, Donnell Beck of Jacksonville, Fla.; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28 from the chapel of David E. Miles Funeral Home with the Revs. Paul Dubberly and Wayne Williamson officiating.
Graveside services were held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 29 in Mt. Harmony Memorial Gardens in Mableton.
Active pallbearers were Johnny Butler, Larry Rush, Eurell Butler, Kindrick Beck, Jonathan Beck, Connill Sellers, Mitch Altman and Jeff Altman.
Honorary pallbearers were the members of Consolation Baptist Church, Lynn Daniels, Marlene Carter, Celinia Crapps, Joann Beecher and Kelvin and Cynthia Johnson.
Arrangements under the direction of David E. Miles Funeral Home (Baxley).
Mount Harmony Memorial Gardens Cemetery
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Record added: Jan 08, 2011
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