Frances Ona Hughes Beck, 94, a life-long resident of Cleveland passed away Sunday, January 18, 2015 in a local healthcare facility. She was of Baptist faith. She enjoyed watching religious channels on television and having daily bible devotions. She enjoyed piecing and making quilts and loved the Lord and all his wondrous creatures, especially animals and pets.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Homer Gene Beck; parents, Luke and Flora Jenkins Hughes; sons, H.G. Beck and Don R. Beck; son-in-law, Larry Ferguson; grandson, Greg Baxter and siblings, Blaine Hughes, Fred Hughes, Pete Hughes, Paul Hughes, Louise Queen, and Edna Black.
Survivors include her daughter, Linda Beck Ferguson of McDonald; daughter-in-law, Terri Beck of Kingston; grandchildren, Gina Baxter of Chattanooga, Todd Beck of Cleveland, Kristi Bowen of Chattanooga, Terri Beck of Cleveland, Nanette Beck of Memphis and Chris Beck of Cleveland; six great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter, Kaelee Bradford of Marthaville, LA.
Graveside services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 in Fort Hill Cemetery with Mitchell Ferguson officiating. A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
Her family will receive friends from 4:00 – 7:00 on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at Ralph Buckner Funeral Home.
The family suggests that memorials be made to Bradley Healthcare Activities Department, 2910 Peerless Rd, Cleveland, TN 37312.
Ralph Buckner Funeral Home
Graveside services will be conducted at Fort Hill Cemetery