Funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at Collinsville Funeral Home-Sharpe Chapel for Wiley Gary "Dump" Beck, 77, Sand Rock, who died Friday, March 15, 2013, at his residence. The Rev. Bobby Hullett, Nick Davis and the Rev. Jerry Darnell will officiate. Burial in Pleasant Valley Cemetery. Collinsville Funeral Home is in charge.
Mr. Beck was a lifelong resident of Cherokee County and a member of the Pleasant Valley No. 2 Baptist Church. He was employed at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. for 40 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dan and Esther Beck; and brothers, Ed Beck and Claude Beck.
He is survived by his wife, Eva Loyd Beck; sons, Kenny (Sharon) Beck, Charles (Sherri) Pruitt; daughters, Renee Beck (Johnny) Moses, Gina Pruitt (Rodney) Davis; grandchildren, Kinsie Moses (Blake) Johnson, Brandon Beck, Brody (Amanda) Moses, Ashley Beck, Josh Boatfield, Nick (Darby) Davis, Trey Boatfield, Kalie Davis, Haylie Pruitt, Macey Pruitt; two great-grandchildren; brother, Ed Beck.
Casket bearers will be Rodney Davis, Brandon Beck, Brody Moses, Josh Boatfield, Nick Davis, Trey Boatfield.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to Gentiva Hospice.
The family will receive friends from noon to 3 p.m. today.
Published in The Gadsden Times on Mar. 17, 2013