Valdosta Daily Times


May 15, 2014

Curtis Ray Beck Sr.

VALDOSTA — Curtis Ray Beck Sr., 66, of Dublin, Ga., passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2014, at his residence in Dublin. He was born Nov. 20, 1947, in Nashville, Ga., to the late Curtis and Ima Jean Beck. He served our country in the U.S. Army, serving in Korea. He was employed with Dish Network as a manager and installer/technician. His passion for fishing was beyond measure.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Curtis Ray Beck Jr.; infant granddaughter; and his grandparents, Glover and Ollie Beck, Henry and Ruby Ray.

Survivors include his wife, Candy Beck of Hahira; sons,  Logan Beck, Kingsland, Ga., Andy Beck, Lawrenceburg, Tenn.; stepsons, Austin Bodiford, Hahira, Tyler Brown, Savannah; stepdaughter, Jessica Christian, Savannah; grandchildren, Courtney Beck, Lawrenceburg, Tenn., Austin Beck, Lawrenceburg, Tenn., Crystal Nichols, Valdosta, Kayla Beck, Jacksonville, Ga., Clint Beck, Tifton, Ga., Preston Beck, Tifton, Ga., Megan Beck, Lawrenceburg, Tenn.; stepgrandson, Brayden Christian, Savannah; sister, Linda Beck McGlamery, Nashville, Ga.; brother, Tony Beck, Austin, Texas; several nieces, nephews and extended family members.    

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, May 16, 2014, at First Baptist Church in Ray City, Ga., with burial to follow in Beaver Dam Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Sympathy may be expressed online at — Music Funeral Services of Lakeland, Ga., will serve the Beck family.

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