Augustus Jerome Beck Jr.

Born December 19, 1930

Jerry Beck, 82, of Birmingham, Al passed away, Tuesday, December 10, 2013. He is preceded in death by his parents, Augustua Jerome Beck, SR. and Owen Adele Saylor Beck. He graduated from Ramsey High School, attended Marion Military Institution, Vanderbilt University, and graduated from the University of Alabama, a member of the Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity, graduated from Cumberland School of Law. He was a veteran of the Korean War, and a Captain in the U.S. Air Force, and was in private law practice in Birmingham. He is survived by his wife, Lucinda Wells Beck, brother, James Beck (Blanche), grandson Allan Robinson, and nieces Saylor B. Wiley (Dr. Jay Wiley) Elizabeth Roney (Walter E. Roney, III), nephew, James G. Beck, Jr. (Laura Beck), and the family would like to give a special thanks to Terry Sander, one of Jerry’s Law Partners for his friendship and his generosity to the Beck family.  Graveside services will be held at 1:00 PM Friday, December 13, 2013 at Elmwood Cemetery.      


  • Graveside Service Friday, December 13, 2013

Augustus Jerome Beck Jr.

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Janice Adams

February 23, 2014

Mr. Beck was one of the smartest men I've ever known. Though he tried to be tough, he always was always a sweet and gentle man. I will never forget him!