Ross Beckham

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Ross Beckham, age 92 of Lewisburg, died Monday, February 19, 2018 in NHC Healthcare Columbia.

Mr. Beckham was a lifelong native of Marshall County, born January 21, 1926 son of Gideon Rufus and Olivia Duncan Beckham. He retired from Faber Castell as maintenance supervisor and he was a member of Church Street Church of Christ. After his retirement he enjoyed doing repairs for the widows of the church and he made biscuit cutters for many of his friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Marie Beckham and second wife, Delores Holland Beckham, sister, Mary Margaret (Buford) Throneberry, and two brothers, George Namon Beckham and James Beckham. He is survived by nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted by Bill Tankersley Friday, February 23, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. from the chapel of London Funeral Home with burial to follow in Lone Oak cemetery.

Family and friends will gather at London Funeral Home from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. for visitation.

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.