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Mount Airy Wesleyan Church
Saturday July 24th, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Mount Airy Wesleyan Church
Saturday July 24th, 2021

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Ralph Leon Beck

Mr. Ralph Leon Beck, 74, of Mt. Airy passed away Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston Salem. He was born in Surry County on July 22, 1946, to the late Otis and Della Kirkman Beck. Mr. Beck retired from LS Starrett, and a member of Mount Airy Wesleyan Church. Ralph was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who will be dearly missed. He is survived by his wife, Patricia Marsh Beck; sons and daughters-in-law, Jeff and Stephanie Beck, Jason and Keenia Beck; grandchildren, Colby Young, Spencer Beck, Isabella Beck, Arianna Beck, Ashley Todd, and Clayton Todd; great grandchild, Asher Leon Harrison Beck; a brother, Paul Beck; a sister-in-law, Edith Beck; many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Mr. Beck was preceded in death by sisters and brothers-in-law, Ella Mae Pruitt, Belva and Frank Semones, Brenda and Oliver Fischer, Suzetta Beck, and Irene Easter; brothers and sisters-in-law, Oscar and Belle Beck, Roscoe Beck, Claude Beck, Archie Beck, Otis Beck, Mabel Beck. A funeral service will be held Saturday, July 24, 2021, at 2:00 PM at Mount Airy Wesleyan Church with the Rev. Eric Smith and the Rev. Richard Loman officiating. Burial will follow in Oakdale Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:00 until 2:00 at the church. Due to covid concerns the family request everyone wear a mask. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Mount Airy Wesleyan Church, 2063 S Main St., Mount Airy, NC 27030. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.

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Larry and Brenda Jones lit a candle for Ralph Leon Beck

Larry and Brenda Jones Jul 28 2021 9:20 PM

I met Ralph when he was a little boy and he was such a sweetheart and he stsyed that way all his life. Patricia and his boys (he was so proud of you) and family I am so sorry to read this and for your loss.. Rest in peace Ralph

Rachael Snow Jarrell Jul 27 2021 8:56 AM

I am so stunned to hear of this. I am so sorry. Ya'll have been great neighbors for many many years. Prayers going up for the family for the comfort and peace you need. May God hold you in his arms.

tammyleftwich Jul 26 2021 6:51 PM

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Linda McHone Collins lit a candle for Ralph Leon Beck

Linda McHone Collins Jul 26 2021 5:45 PM

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Linda Benge lit a candle for Ralph Leon Beck

Linda Benge Jul 25 2021 3:15 PM

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Harriett Childress Jul 25 2021 12:54 PM

Steve Surratt lit a candle for Ralph Leon Beck

Steve Surratt Jul 25 2021 10:22 AM

Ralph was a great guy - always so friendly and interested in updates about our family - we will miss seeing him out and about, but oh, the streets of gold he's walking on now -- no comparison!!!

Debbie Benge Jul 24 2021 11:49 AM