Raymond Louis Beck, Jr.

Raymond Louis Beck, Jr.

Raymond Louis Beck, Jr., 77, of McGehee, died August 14, 2014 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

He attended Castle Heights Military Academy, the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville and the University of Mississippi.

Mr. Beck served in the U.S. Marine Corps and the Civil Air Patrol. He was also an Eagle Scout.

Mr. Beck owned and operated Beck Farms and was the former owner of Caliente Music Inc. in Nashville, Tenn. He also volunteered at the Clinton Presidential Library.

Mr. Beck was born in Lake Village and was the son of the late Raymond Louis Beck, Sr. and Gladys Eubanks Beck.

Survivors include his son, Raymond Louis Beck, III of Harrison; a daughter, Andrea Beck of Harrison; a stepdaughter Kathy Cikanek and husband Harry of Harrison; a grandson, Dallon Beck; three step-grandchildren, Carole Salley, Brooke Salley and Witt (Leslie) Salley and step-great-grandchildren Anslee Hayes, Aiden Ward and Mason Keys.

Visitation is August 30 from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. following visitation at the funeral home chapel.