Betty Beck

Tuesday, March 22, 2005

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Betty Sue Beck, 70, of Sikeston died Sunday, March 20, 2005, at Miner Nursing Center in Miner, Mo.

She was born July 4, 1934, in Haleyville, Ala., daughter of George and Vesta Elizabeth Allison McBroom.

Beck was a member of Smith Avenue Church of God.

Survivors include a son, Roger Beck of Sikeston; three daughters, Shirley McCaustland of Clinton, Utah, Jeanie Robinson and Doris Smith of Sikeston; three sisters, Ruby Tittle of Lynn, Ala., Doris Milton of Ingleside, Texas, Clara Cochran of Florida; 14 grandchildren; and 29 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two daughters, two brothers, a sister and a grandson.

The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. today at Ponder Funeral Home, with the Revs. Ira Sandifer, Bobby Burns Jr. and Jack Burns officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery.