Born Jan. 14, 1940, in Bernie, Mo., son of the late Archie and Mable Trammell Becker, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served during Vietnam. He was a member of the Bernie General Baptist Church.
On Dec. 10, 1998, in Piggott, he married Glenda Depew, who survives.
Survivors also include two daughters, Emily Fitzmaurice, of Campbell and Betty Jo Becker, of Vine Grove, Ky.; two sisters, Faye Dolkins, of Malden, Mo., and Kaye Woodman, of Paradise Valley, Ariz.; six brothers, Louis Becker, of Huntley, Ill., Wayne Becker, of Bernie, Rex Becker, of Pembroke Pines, Fla., Mike Becker, of Park Hills, Mo., Coy Becker, of North Carolina and Jack Becker, of Malden; one granddaughter, Kaylah Fitzmaurice, of Campbell and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday, July 29, at the Landess Funeral Home of Campbell.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Monday, July 30, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Steve Fitzpatrick officiating.
Burial will follow in the Missouri Veteran Cemetery at Bloomfield, Mo.