Billie Dean Beck, 81, of Ranger passed away August 3, 2010 in Ranger. Services will be held in Eastland at 10:00 A.M., Saturday, August 7, 2010 at Edwards Funeral Chapel in Eastland. Burial will follow at the Bullock Cemetery under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home. Visitation will be Friday from 6 to 8 P.M. at Edwards Funeral Home in Eastland.
Billie was born November 11, 1928 in Ranger, TX to Charlie and Frankie (Freeman) Beck. Billie joined the Air Force in 1946 and while in the service received a WWII victory medal. Billie loved to fish, hunt and was an avid golfer. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Eastland. He was a loving and caring family man who will be missed by all that knew him.
He is preceded in death by his parents, brother, Jerry Beck and sister, Anna Beck.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy Beck; sons, Ricky Beck and wife of Colorado Springs, CO, Darrell Beck and wife of Garland, TX and Glenn Beck and wife of Ranger; daughter, Darla Voyles and husband of Jacksboro, TX; sisters, Glenda Hatt and husband of Olden, TX, Lillian Petree and husband of Olden, TX, and Dorotha Wood and husband of Mesquite, TX, brother, Oliver Beck and wife of Olden, TX; 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.