Ronald West Beckett, 64, of Chattanooga died Saturday, May 18, 2013. He was born December 28, 1948. He was preceed in death by his father William Thomas Beckett. Mr. Beckett loved the outdoors and camping. He was a US Navy Viet Nam Veteran. He was a University of Tennessee at Chattanooga graduate and a member of Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity.
Survivors include his children Dagan (Deborah) Beckett, Darren Beckett and Sarah Morgan Beckett; mother Anita Beckett; former wife C.J. Beckett; brothers John (Cathy) Beckett and Michael Beckett; grandchildren Logan Thomas Beckett, Alayna Hope Beckett and Dagan West Beckett, II.
Memorial services will be held Tuesday, May 21 at 9:30 am at the Chattanooga National Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project PO BOX 758517 Topeka, KS 66675 or the Viet Nam Veterans of America #203 PO Box 23405 Chattanooga, TN 37422-3405.