Published Friday, December 14, 2012

Mrs. Opal Yates Beck

Mrs. Opal Yates Beck, 90, of Newnan, died at her residence on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012.

She was born in Carroll County on Oct. 13, 1922, to the late Jerone Yates and Lucille Lewis Yates. In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her husband, Charles Ertis Beck.

Surviving are her daughters, Faith Brooks (David) of Macon and Tammy R. Beck of Newnan; sisters, Betty Jean Satterfield and Jewell Wells, both of LaGrange, and Selma Lanier of Newnan; grandchildren, Joseph Brooks and Tiffany Brooks; two great-grandchildren.

Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, at Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery in Bowden. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 4-8 p.m.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.higginshillcrestchapel.com .

Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home, Newnan

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