Roy Leonard Beck, 85 formerly of Thomasville died Thursday, October 10, 2013 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. He had been a resident of The Oaks at Forsyth for the past six plus years.
Mr. Beck was born on September 1, 1928 in Davidson County to Ed Obdie and Claudie Elizabeth Leonard Beck. He was a machine operator and retired from the Masonite Corporation in 1990. Mr. Beck was a member of Central Wesleyan Church and the Willing Worker Sunday School Class. He married the former Marie Irene Myers Beck who preceded him in death on March 11, 2005. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by brothers; Jacob, Ervin and Francis Beck and sisters; Tempie Beck, Sadie Clodfelter, Lillie Parker, Ida Mae Casteel and Maudie Truitt.
Surviving is a son; Raymond Leonard Beck and wife Jane of King, NC, a daughter; Ruth Beck Robbins and husband Harold of Thomasville, NC, a brother; Charlie Beck of Thomasville and three grandchildren; Kristal & Michael Robbins and Maria Beck Condon.
Funeral Services will be at 2:00 pm on Monday, October 14, 2013 at Central Wesleyan Church, 300 Hinkle St., Thomasville NC with Pastor David Albertson officiating. Interment will follow at Holly Hill Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 pm – 8 pm on Sunday, October 13, 2013 at Thomasville Funeral Home, 18 Randolph St., Thomasville NC 27360.