Mr. Clarence Harold Beck, 77, of Morganton, passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2023 at J. Iverson Riddle Developmental Center following a period of declining health.
Clarence was born on November 30, 1945, in Haywood County to the late Clarence Beck and Dora Elizabeth Dillard Beck.
In addition to his parents, Clarence is preceded in passing by his sister, Mary Ellen Bumgarner.
Those left to cherish his memory include his sister and guardian, Joan Ensley (Dee Allen Ensley); aunt, Dorris Beck; nieces, Karen Ensley (Ken Austin) and Deborah Brown (Randall Brown) and family; and nephews, Jeff Bumgarner (Tracey Bumgarner) and family and Tim Bumgarner (Dede Bumgarner) and family.
A Funeral Service will be held Monday, May 15, 2023 at 1:00 PM at the Chapel of Heritage Funeral Service with Chaplain Suzanne Ecklund officiating.
Interment will follow the service at New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery in Sylva.
An online guestbook and obituary is available at
Heritage Funeral Service and Crematory is assisting the Beck family.