Joyce M. Turner Beck
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ROME, Ga. — Mrs. Joyce M. Turner Beck, 98, passed away Wednesday, November 5, 2008. Mrs. Beck was born in Flemington, Missouri, on September 10, 1910, the daughter of the late Charlie Turner and Alice Irvin Turner. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roger D. Beck, on October 13, 2000, a granddaughter, Nicole Beck, and by eight brothers and sisters. Mrs. Beck lived in Anniston, for many years before coming to Rome. She was a member of the Parker Memorial Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School and was a member of the Altrusa International Ladies Business Club. She also lived in Huntsville where she volunteered during World War II by rolling bandages. She and her husband owned and operated several car washes in Alabama since 1955 and were instrumental in establishing the first Magic Touch Car Wash in Rome. She enjoyed traveling and collecting antiques.

Survivors include one daughter, JoAnne Dulaney, Rome; one son, Lamar Beck, and his wife, Sandra, Columbus; grandchildren, Cortney and Robert Novogratz, Brandi and Darryl Fowler, Viki Gilmore, Brian and Theresa Dulaney, Barry and Allyson Dulaney and Roger Beck; 14 great-grandchildren; her devoted caregivers; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be at 5 p.m. Friday, November 7, 2008, at the Thomas B. Griffin Memorial Chapel of Danielís Funeral Home, Rome. Interment will be Saturday at 2 p.m. the Park Hill Cemetery in Columbus, Ga. The family will receive friends at Danielís Funeral Home on Friday, November 7, from 4 until 5 p.m. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be sent to Heyman HospiceCare, P.O. Box 163, Rome, Ga. 30162-1063. Please join Mrs. Beckís family in honoring her life by visiting www.mem.com to share memories and post tributes. Danielís Funeral Home

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Published in The Anniston Star on Nov. 6, 2008.
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November 8, 2008
Grandmother was the most wonderful and gracious lady in the world, I know she is happy to be with papaw again,she will be greatly missed by all.
Pete and Colleen Cummings
November 7, 2008
Lamar and family, very sorry to hear about your mother, she lived a long and full life. May God be with you in your time of sorrow. I first met Mrs. Beck in 2000 when working for St. Francis Home Care and was seeing your father, Mr. Beck each week. Your family touched my life then and I will always remeber both your mother and father, they were wonderful people. God bless you.
Sherri (Sams) Eason
November 6, 2008
JoAnne and Lamar. so sorry to read about your mom. I remember her ever present smile for everyone.
Wilma Price Ridgeway
November 6, 2008
My prayers are with you and your family. Mrs. Beck was my Sunday School teacher at Parker Memorial and I will never forget her. She was such a sweet and loving person. I remember spending the night at her house on Glenwood Terrace with my Sunday School Class.
Debra Gulledge Cox
November 6, 2008
Our prayers are with you and family
in this time of loss of your loved one.
Warren & Glenda Reed
November 6, 2008
Mr. & Mrs. Beck were both wonderful people and I know she will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Donald & Patsy New
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