Blake Becker

November 16, 1978October 10, 2012
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Blake Allen Becker, 33, of Asheville, NC, was born on November 16, 1978 in Memphis, TN. He attended Christ the King Day School, was a graduate of Germantown High School and the University of North Carolina – Asheville and was a Free-Lance Photographer and writer. He is survived by his parents, Merle Keith Becker (Jan) of Franklin, TN and Sandra Morgan (Jeff) of Collierville, TN. Blake fought a brave, courageous fight since May of this year against lung cancer. God brought him home to Heaven October 10, 2012. He was an avid lover of nature, history, journalism, and a variety of music. His infectious smile, wit and good nature will be missed by his many cousins, friends and family. He always seemed to see the virtue in others rather than their flaws, thank you for that Blake. You brought joy to all of us and you are treasured. We love you all the way to Heaven and back. “Rest in the peaceful arms of your Lord and Savior” Other survivors include: Aunts, Lou Anne Carter(Skip), Margie Hudson (Joe),Lee Ann Hood(Bill),Jan Liles(Kevin);Uncle, John Echols III; Cousins, Jane Gravier (Tony) ,Christi Carter, Eric Hudson (Michelle), Tonya Becker, Christy Jones (Doug), Derek Becker (Linda), Monica Blancett, Justin Blancett, Josh St. Sauver, Aaron St.Sauver, Lance St. Sauver, Abby Hood, Jon Hood, Jonathan Liles and Morgan Liles. The family will receive friends Monday Oct. 15 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens, 5599 Poplar Ave. The funeral service will be Tuesday, Oct.16 at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home with entombment to follow in Memorial Park. Online condolences may be made at


  • Visitation Monday, October 15, 2012
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, October 16, 2012

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July 11, 2016

I love you to the moon and back....

Paul Clack

June 30, 2016

I just learned of this tragedy. Earth's loss is heaven's gain. See you on the other side my friend.

tAnya Sutton

September 15, 2015

U always said i'd miss u when u were gone, little did i know. Miss u all the time and beyond thankful that such a fine soul such as yourself wanted to spend more than time with me. You truly showed the world what it is to be light and love, thank u B. C u on the otherside...

May 12, 2014

I still miss you. You are in the blessed beyond measure. Your smile, your love, your self….I will see you soon...

December 4, 2012

Blake- you live on within each of us forever. Nothing could dim your bright and beautiful spirit.

Haley Cain

December 4, 2012

Blake- Your light shines so bright and so beautiful like a shooting star. Thank you for such cherished memories together, I am so saddened by this loss yet I know your angel and spirit are forever with us. Forever our souls mingle for eternity- I am giving you our usual bear hug spiritually right now sweet love.


December 2, 2012

Blake, I learned a few things from you my friend! Thanks!

Amy (Dowland) Jennings

November 16, 2012

I am so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Sandra, please know my prayers are with you and your family as you continue through this very difficult time.


October 25, 2012

Blake may you rest peaceful in the hands of our Lord.

Kim Hoover-Gale

October 22, 2012

Blake was the brother I never had, I am so grateful to have known him and saddened by the loss. Never take for granted those that are important to you. I love you Blake, RIP.