— Fred Edward Beck of North Salem died Wednesday. He was 82.
Born Jan. 3, 1930, in Bulls Gap, Tenn., he was a son of the late Waitemon and Georgia (Russell) Beck. After moving to Indiana, he met and married M. Maxine Nicely. She died Aug. 14, 2010.
Mr. Beck retired from Beam Construction in Jamestown and continued to do carpentry jobs for several years.
Survivors include his son, Marvin (Annette) Beck of Speedway; daughters Brenda (John) Luther of Indianapolis, Wanda (Doug) Elliott of Brownsburg, and Dawn (Mike) Beck of Danville; grandchildren John (Maria), Jeremiah, Michelle, Chris (Paula), Brandy (James), Angela (Jeremy), Stephanie (Ron), Erin (Therron), Brandon and Danielle; great-grandchildren Sean, Matthew, Donovan, Dillon, Hayla, Emily, Grace, Ever, and Mary; a brother, Glen (Unave) Beck of Clayton; a sister, Relda Davis of Rogersville, Tenn.; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Services are 2 p.m. Friday at Mount Olivet Baptist Church with Wally Beam officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery in North Salem.
Calling is for two hours prior to the service at the church.
Online condolences may be made at www.porterfuneralhome.us.