Home
Resources
More Obituaries for James Beck
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

James A. Beck

Obituary Condolences


EL PASO, TEXAS - SPC James A. Beck, of the 1st Battalion 35th Armor of Ft. Bliss in El Paso, Texas, passed away at the age of 29 on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, in a fatal car accident.
James served two tours in Iraq. He was born Sept. 11, 1983, in Okinawa, Japan. He grew up in Lakeland, Ga.
He is survived by his son, Anthony Beck, age 6, of Cordele, Ga., his father, Jeffrey Beck, of Valdosta, Ga.; his mother, Anita Bowen, of Fletcher; sister, Cheryl Beck, of Laurel, Ms.; sister and brother-in-law, and Jessica and Jeremiah O'Steen, of Ft. Leonardwood, Mo.; sister and brother-in-law, Halie and Jared Anderson, of St. Riley, Kansas; grandparents, Williams and Betty Lewis, of Hendersonville; grandparents, Russell and Betty Beck, of Naylor, Ga.; great-grandmother, Ruth Hoots, of Hendersonville; five nephews; a niece and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
He was a loving father, son, brother, grandson, nephew, and cousin. He was a true Hero who loved his country.
The Wake will be held from 12-2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20 at Carson McLane Funeral Home, 2215 N. Patterson St., Valdosta, Ga. The memorial will follow after the viewing.
Burial will be held Thursday, Feb. 21, at the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery Glennville in Savannah, Ga.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be sent to a military charity.
Published in The Times-News from Feb. 19 to Feb. 20, 2013
Read More