Pierce A. Beck, 95 of Texarkana, Texas passed away on Sunday, November 21, 2010 at his residence.
Mr. Beck was born April 2, 1915 in Marshfield, Missouri. He was retired from Texarkana Water Utilities as the office manager and was a U. S. Army WWII Veteran having served in the Aleutian Islands. Mr. Beck was a longtime member of First Baptist Church Moores Lane where he served as a deacon and Sunday School teacher in the children's department.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Alphreda Beck eleven brothers and sisters and one grandson.
Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Carlynn Floyd Beck of Texarkana, Texas; his daughter and son-in-law, Sherry and Rev. Gene Lindsey of Wills Point, Texas and a son and daughter-in-law, Robin and Sue Beck of Texarkana, Texas. Mr. Beck is also survived by his grandchildren and their spouses, Randy and Staci Beck of Texarkana, Texas, Kristi and Brian Bass of Canton, Texas, Eric and Jennifer Beck of Plano, Texas, Kimberly and Rusty McEnturff of Wills Point, Texas and Emily and Greg Richards of Texarkana, Texas as well as 8 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church Moores Lane with Rev. Larry Sims and Rev. Gene Lindsey officiating. Burial will follow in Chapelwood Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 - 8 Tuesday night at East Funeral Home Moores Lane.
In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to First Baptist Church Moores Lane Building Fund.
Online tributes may be made at www.eastfunerals.com.