Kenneth E. Beck of Paige, Texas passed from life July 29, 2012 at the age of 79. He was born in Pensacola, Florida June 25, 1933 to Unavae and Murrell Beck.
He is preceded in death by his parents, son; Kenneth Edward Beck Jr. and his daughters: Gwendoln Joyce Damiper of Florida and Vickie Darlene Armstrong of Paige, Texas; brother, Amos Murrell Beck, Jr.; sisters, Edwina Stokes and Anita Kelly.
Kenneth is survived by his wife Ruth Beck of Paige, Texas, daughters Madge Dudley and her husband Danny of Paige, Texas and Bonnie David of Paige, Texas; Sons DeWayne Beck and wife Debbie of Kiston, Alabama; Ronald Beck and wife Myrtice of Wauchula, Florida; David Beck of Elba, Alabama; Terry Beck and wife Pam of Elba, Alabama; Billy Beck of Lake Charles, Louisiana; Gary Baker and wife Barbara of Paige, Texas; William Roy Baker and wife Sjonneke of Carthage, Texas; Karl Leigh and wife Gilda of Groves, Texas. Kenneth is also survived by 27 grandchildren; 47 great-grandchildren, 5 great-great-grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be from 6:00pm to 8:00pm Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at Marrs-Jones Funeral Home in Smithville, Texas
Funeral Service will be at 1:00pm on Thursday, August 2, 2012 at Marrs-Jones Funeral Home with burial following at Oak Hill Cemetery in Smithville.