Carl F. Beck, Jr., 71, of Rector, Ark., passed away Saturday, Nov. 20, 2010, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Born Dec. 9, 1938, in Risco, Mo., he was the son of the late Carl and Beatrice Morris Beck.
On Dec. 9, 1957, he married Shirley Owens. To this union seven children were born.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Bradley Beck; two brothers, Wesley Beck and Steve Maulden, and one sister, Daunita Maulden.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley Beck; three sons, Bryan Beck, Roger Beck and Randy Beck; three daughters, Carla Calvin, Christy Smith and Tammy Beck; 12 grandchildren, Jarod, Jonathon, Bryan Lee, Lora, Brittney, Justin, Justice, Jazmin, Jaqueline, Gabriona, Ava and Caleb; three step-grandchildren, Melinda, Mark and Mary; two great-grandchildren, Allie and Leah; one brother, Charles Beck; seven sisters, Bonnie Rainey, Faye Henley, Charlene Schlunder, Diane Thompson, Anna Kaye Williamson, Paula Daily and Carlotta Morrison, and many other relatives and friends.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., today, Tuesday, Nov. 23, at Hoggard & Sons Funeral Home in Piggott.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 24, at the Hoggard & Sons Funeral Home Chapel in Piggott with Don Evans officiating.
Burial will follow in the Nimmons Cemetery at Nimmons, Ark.
Pallbearers are Leroy Owens, Darren Burdin, Sonny Potts, Don Caldwell, Travis Johnson and Gary Redman.
Honorary pallbearers are Eddie Lovins, Steve Champ and Perry Deshotel.