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Charles Beck

Charles G. Beck, age 76, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday July 06, 2011 at his home.  He was born on January 05, 1935 to Edward and Juliette (Hajjar) Beck in Borne, MA. Mr. Beck spent his early years in Narragannesette, RI before enlisting in the United States Air Force. He was a Korean War Veteran serving from 1952- 1956 after the war he was placed at the Greenville Air Force Base it was there he met and married Diann Lemonds on March 05, 1968.  In 1969 he began his career at Kossman's Body shop managing the shop for over 30 years. Mr. Beck was a 55 year Life Member of the Glen Crosby American Legion Post and a member of VFW Post 4800. Mr. Beck was a Patriot and Countryman who at every occasion given supported our military and veterans. His hobbies included collecting a die cast cars, listening to Country and Gospel songs, spending time with and cooking Sunday dinner for his family. He was Christian and gave to many charities of worthy cause. He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother Edward Hamilton Beck, and a grandchild Brandy Godwin.  Visitation will be held Thursday July 7, 2011 from 6PM ~ 8PM at Cleveland Funeral Home.    Funeral Services will be held 10:00AM Friday July 8, 2011 at the First Church of the Nazarene in Cleveland.  Burial will follow at the North Cleveland Cemetery with Reverend Steve Holtz conducting the services.  He is survived by Wife, Diann L. Beck of Cleveland, MS. Daughter Lisa Beck Phillips of Lake Village, AR, Daughter Angela "Charlie" Beck Bradshaw of Cleveland, Son Kevin L. Beck and wife Andrea of Merigold, Son Heath Beck and Wife Brandy of Cleveland, Daughter Judy Beck Godwin of Iowa, Son Charles Beck, Jr. of Mt. Herman, LA, Daughter Amy Beck Hazzard of Greenville, Son Chester Beck of Greenville, Three Sisters; Judy Beck and Laura Beck Turner both of LaMasse, CA, and Frances Sheehan of Honesdale, PA.  26 Grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren. Pall-Bearers are Joe Garcia, Don Cabrol, Lance Jackson, Danny Melton, Roger McClain and Dennis Winters. Honorary Pall-Bearers are Perry Morgan, Bobby Morgan and members of the Glen Crosby American Legion Post 165 and VFW Post 4800. Cleveland Funeral Home is in Charge of arrangements. On-line guest register may be viewed and signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net


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DEAREST DIANN, I HOPE YOU REMEMBER ME TEACHING HEATH IN 2ND GRADE. I (WAS) "MS. KIMBELL" THEN. I WAS SO VERY SORRY TO HEAR OF YOUR LOSS AS I THOUGHT ALOT OF CHARLIE. HE WAS SUCH A SWEET & THOUGHTFUL MAN! YOU COULD ALWAYS TELL HOW MUCH HE CARED FOR HIS CHILDREN & FAMILY!!! MY THOUGHTS & PRAYERS ARE W/YOU DURING THIS SAD TIME IN YOUR LIVES. WITH MY LOVE, BRENDA

BRENDA THOMPSON ROBERTS - July 12, 2011 at 03:23 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

He was a geat friend i knew him when i worked at Baileys chevron next to kossman.He was always a kind person wherever you met him .He will never be forgotten.

joey russell - July 08, 2011 at 10:00 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

We were very sorry to hear about the loss of Mr. Charlie. The family will be in our thoughts and prayers. God bless you all.

Chris & Shannon Bastari - July 08, 2011 at 07:33 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Mrs. Diann, Kevin, Heath, Lisa, Charlie... I love each of you and am praying for each of you during this time. Chip

Chip Nabors - July 07, 2011 at 08:22 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Charlie Beck .. I have fond memories of Charlie Beck. From working with him to seeing him at the VFW and the American Legion. I am so sorry to hear this news. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Peggy Card - July 07, 2011 at 03:19 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM