Obituaries for Wed., Aug. 22, 2012

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, August 22, 2012


Robert Wade Beck, 57, of Opp, was born on Nov. 19, 1954, and passed away on Fri., Aug. 17, 2012, at the VA Hospital in Tuskegee.

Memorial services will be held on Sat., Aug. 25.

Survivors include his children, Daniel Beck of Texas, Josh (Amy) Beck of Enterprise, Kasey Beck and Robby (Devan) Beck, all of Opp; three grandchildren, Zack Beck of Elba and Trent Beck and Haley Beck, both of Enterprise.



Gracie Pearl Lewis, 99, of Andalusia, passed away Mon., Aug. 20, 2012, in an Andalusia nursing facility.

Memorial services will be held at 3 pm., Sat., Aug. 25, at Union Cemetery in Florala with the Rev. Curtis Manning officiating and Keahey Funeral Home directing.

Survivors include her grandsons, Ricky (Kim) Lewis of Florala, Mickey (Missy) Lewis of Valley Grand and Christopher (Amber) Lewis of Straughn; great-grandchildren, Ruby (Jamie) Herrod, Christine Lewis, Little Chris Lewis, Elijah Lewis, Anna Bell Lewis and Justin Lewis; great-great crandchild, Clay Herrod; and several loving nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Erma Lewis, and sons, Buck Lewis and Grady Lewis.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Union Church Cemetery Fund c/o Ricky Lewis.



Elouisa Kelley Biacanek of California, formerly of Covington County, passed away on Fri., Aug. 17, 2012.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Keahey Funeral Home.



Gracie Kysier, 92, of Opp, passed away Sun., Aug. 19, 2012, at her granddaughter’s residence.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Keahey Funeral Home.