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Services for Mrs. Bessie Beck, 77, were conducted by the Rev. Ronnie Black at 2 p.m. on Monday at Stodghill Funeral Home.  Mrs. Beck of Corona Calif., a former resident of Fort Branch, died on Thursday in Corona.


Survivors include on son, Joseph Raymond of Corona; three sisters, Mrs. Eulah Newcome of Princeton, Mrs. Belva Wilder of Bedrord and Mrs. Dale Burns of Evansville, and two brothers, John and William P. Grubb both of Evansville.


Mrs. Beck was born in Pike county on April 9, 1898.  She and her husband, Raymond, who preceded her in death in 1964 owned and operated Beck's Grocery Store in Fort Branch for several years.  (Buried in Walnut Hill Cemetery, Ft. Branch, IN)



Originally submitted by Betty Sellers