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John Austin Beckham

Texarkana, Texas

Feb 18, 1915 – Dec 9, 2011


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Texarkana Funeral Home Obituary

John Austin Beckham, age 96, of Texarkana, Arkansas, died Friday, December 09, 2011 in a local hospital. He was born February 18, 1915 in Garland, Arkansas. He was retired from Buhrman Pharr Hardware Co., a member of Hickory Street Baptist Church and a member of the Lions Club. He was a veteran...

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Dear Jerry, Joan and Family,
We are sorry for the loss of your dad. We pray you feel God's love and His strength during this difficult time.
Lawrence and Mary Welch

We are so sorry for the loss of your father & will be praying for you.
Mary Nell Clingan & family

Family of Mr. John Beckham,
So sorry for your lose. I didn't know him personally but the light shown in the words of dear friends are evidence of his worth. At this time of celebration of the birth of our Heavenly Father may you find your comfort by resting in His arm and knowing that he has a plan for you, plans for a hope and a future. Bless you

Janet, I can only say that your father was a truly wonderful person that I will never forget. He always had a smile and kind words every time I saw him. Living on a farm, BP Hardware was like our mall. He was my go to guy. I worked with him when your parents built thier dreamhome. God be with you in your loss.

Jerry and Joan,
May God bless and comfort you and your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Bill & Anna Bassett,
Helen Quisenberry

Janet & Jerry,
I remember your beautiful mother and wonderful dad when we were growing up. My sincere sympathy to you both and your families in the loss of your daddy. May God Bless you all and give you comfort at this difficult time.

Jerry, Joan and Janet,
I can't express how sorry I am for your loss. Each of you will be in our prayers. May God bless each of you.