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Robert Arthur Beck Jr.

ROCK HILL -- Mr. Robert Arthur Beck Jr., 83, went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2008, at Piedmont Medical Center.

Funeral services for Mr. Beck will be held 2 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 10, 2008, at West End Baptist Church, 1727 McConnells Highway, Rock Hill, with Pastor Mike Lowery officiating. The burial will follow at Grandview Memorial Park, Cherry Road, with military honors.

A native of Windsor, S.C., Mr. Beck was the son of the late Robert A. Beck Sr. and the late Lucy Whittle Beck. He was a member of West End Baptist Church and owner of US 21 Truck and Auto Sales, Inc. and Concrete Finishing Specialists, Inc. In addition to his parents, Mr. Beck was preceded in death by his wife, Vivian "Ethel" Evans Beck; his son, Robert A. "Bobby" Beck III; his brother, Hartwell "Bubba" Beck; and his sister, Gloria Fogle.

Mr. Beck is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law, Angelia and Carl Dover and Diane and Rick Turner, all of Fort Mill, Regina Shinn of Statesville, N.C. and Belinda and Tommy Sturgis of Rock Hill; his brother, Lonnie "Doll" Beck of Warrenville, S.C.; his sisters, Carolyn Hallman and Jewel Clark, both of Aiken, S.C., and Joyce Kirkland of Graniteville, S.C.; 13 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008, at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel, 2133 Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill, SC.

Memorials may be made to West End Baptist Church, 1727 McConnells Highway, Rock Hill, SC 29732; or National Federation for the Blind, Rock Hill Chapter, 1258 Roundtree Circle, Rock Hill, SC 29732.

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