Charles "Charlie" Beck

Monday, January 11, 2016
Charlie Beck

Charles "Charlie" Leamon Beck, 68, of Nimmons, Ark., passed away January 5, 2016, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark.

He was born on November 18, 1947, in Nimmons, and was the son of the late Carl and Violet Beatrice (Morris) Beck.

He was united in marriage to Rita "Reba" Banks on Jan. 2, 1979.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Wesley Beck and Carl Beck, Jr.; a sister, Duanita Mauldin and a nephew, Stephen Mauldin

Survivors include his wife, Reba, of Nimmons; his children, Roger and Lesa Beck of Piggott, Jeffrey Beck of Kennett, Craig and Janet Beck of Nimmons, Tommy and Mary Kay Linam of Rector, Dedra and Brian Settlemoir of Paragould and Cheryl and Mike Gookin of Piggott; his grandchildren, Rocky Beck, Kasey Banning, Corbin Chase, Brittany N. Johnson, Amber Beck, Austin Beck, John Daniel Beck, Nathan Gookin, Augusta Ward, Reegan Mayberry, Kenny Linam, Savannah Beck, Kaitlyn Settlemoir, Kase Gookin and Desirree Linam; great-grandchildren, Braxton, Alyssa, and Gertrude Chase, Devin and Aubrey Beck and Graceyn Banning; his twin sister, Charlene Beck of Topeka, Kan.; sisters, Bonnie Raney of Beebe, Ark., Diane Thomas of Topeka, Kan., Faye Hendley of Bryan, Tex., Anna Williamson of Wappapello, Mo., Paula Dailey of Leachville, Ark. and Carlotta Morrison of Dallas, Tex along with many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held Friday, Jan. 8, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel. Burial was in Nimmons Cemetery in Nimmons, Ark. Pallbearers were Rocky Beck, Corbin Chase, Austin Beck, John Daniel Beck, Nathan Gookin and Reegan Mayberry. Honorary pallbearers were Calvin Merrrell, Jr. Hurst, J. W. Taylor and Hubert Robinson. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, was in charge of the arrangements. Visitation was held Thursday evening at the funeral home.