Jerry P. Beck

    Jerry Paul Beck, 73, of Lawrence, passed away Dec. 4, 2018. He was born Sept.  2, 1945, in Camilla, GA, to the late John and Sallie (Stevens) Beck.
    He is survived by his three children, Yvonne (Randy) Hoekstra, Sharon Hagens and Amy (Bruce Jr.) Smith; seven grandchildren, Jesse (Randall Berkeley) Beck, Chantel (Paul) Reyna, Megan Gulledge, Andrew Hoekstra, Morgan Smith, Macey Smith, Mason Smith; five great-grandchildren, Alyssa Wells, Mackenzie Hoekstra, Brayden Reyna, Emma Beck and Brooklynn Hoekstra.
    Jerry was preceded in death by his wife Frances Anne Beck in 2016;  four brothers, Johnny, Jack, Preston and Raymond;  and his sister, Frances.
    Jerry retired after many years working as a union brick mason, he was a lifetime member of the Van Buren Sportsman’s Club and an avid hunter and fisherman. He loved playing cards, pool, gambling, along with watching NASCAR. Above all, Jerry enjoyed spending time with his family.
    The family will receive friends Saturday, Dec. 15, at 9  a.m. at Adams Funeral Home 502 West Michigan Ave., Paw Paw, where a memorial service will take place at 10 a.m. with Pastor Adam Potgiesser officiating. A luncheon will follow the service at the Paw Paw Eagles.
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