|Birth: ||Jun. 24, 1921|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 2008|
Vera - Wilma Lee Beck, age 86, a former resident of Vera, Texas, died Monday, February 25, 2008, at the Medical Arts Hospital in Lamesa, Texas.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 27, 2008, at the Vera Methodist Church, Vera, Texas with Rev. Steve Ulrey, officiating. Burial will be in the Vera Cemetery, Vera, Texas, under the direction of Archer Funeral Home, Seymour, Texas.
Mrs. Beck was born June 24, 1921, in Vera, Texas to Melvin A. and Theo Docia Bratcher. She married Ernest A. Beck, Jr., on December 16, 1942 in Denver, Colorado. He passed away May 4, 2001. She was a devoted housewife and mother, who also helped on the family farm. Wilma was a member of Vera Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents. In 2001, Wilma moved to Lamesa to be near her sons.
Survivors include 2 son, Bill Beck and wife, Iva and Danny Beck and wife, Teresa, all of Lamesa; 1 brother, Claudell Bratcher and wife, Mary of Vera; 1 brother-in-law, Harold Beck and wife, Edith of Vera; 1 sister-in-law, Alietha Beck of Holliday; grandchildren, Nancy and Jeff Patterson, Brian and Crystal Beck, Cheryl and Brent Schmidt all of Lamesa, Kathy and Rhett Lostroh of Earth, Texas, Andy and Lyneil Beck of Des Moines, Iowa; great grandchildren, Sara, Laura and Hannah Patterson, Caity, Brianna and Briley Beck, Tanner Lostroh, Braxton, Brazos and Brayson Beck, Karson and Korbin Schmidt; and many nieces and nephews and a special cousin, Grace Trainham, of Seymour.
The family will be at Archer Funeral Home for visitation from 7 until 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Melvin Andy Bratcher (1896 - 1975)
Theodocia M Murphree Bratcher (1901 - 1988)
Ernest A Beck (1920 - 2001)
Wilma Lee Bratcher Beck (1921 - 2008)
Claudell Fred Bratcher (1924 - 2009)*
Created by: P. H.
Record added: Feb 27, 2008
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