Rose Lea Beck Obituary

Rose Lea Beck, age 92, of Norman, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at Montgomery County Nursing Home in Mt. Ida, Arkansas. She was born on Tuesday, March 11, 1930 to Ora Holmes and Cora Bates in Alf, Arkansas.


Rose was a gentle spirit, very quiet, and never really got upset at anyone or anything. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Norman for many years and took great joy in worshiping the Lord. Rose was a wonderful caring mother who always kept a loving home for her children and grandchildren. She loved to garden and cook, and could make the most amazing pies and homemade yeast rolls you ever ate. Rose's family loved Sunday dinners at her house eating all of her delicious food. Rose was a loving mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, great great grandmother, aunt, and friend and will be missed by all who knew her.


She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; David "DM" Beck; one daughter, Jan Graves; one grandson, Colby Graves; and seven brothers and sisters.


Rose is survived by two sons, Kenneth Beck of Eureka Springs, Noel Beck of Mena; two daughters and son in law, Sharon Redmon of Mena, Lynn and Jerry Cogburn of Caddo Gap; two brothers and sisters in law, Charles and Betty Holmes of Mena, Glen and Lori Holmes of Russellville; twelve grandchildren, numerous great and great great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.


A graveside service will be held on Friday, August 26, 2022 at 10:00 AM at the Cox Cemetery in Norman, Arkansas with Robbie Loudermilk officiating under the direction of Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas.


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