Roger Lee Becker
Funeral services will be held at noon on Saturday, September 22, 2018, at the Rankin Funeral Home for classmate Roger Lee Becker, of Iuka, with internment in the Iuka Cemetery. Pastor Darwin Schrader will officiate. Visitation is on Saturday at the funeral home from 10 a. m. until the time of the service.
Roger died on Wednesday, September 19, 2019, at his home. He was born in Salem on December 21, 1949, and was the son of Lester W. and Stella (Steuer) Becker. He married Joan Gibson, and they later divorced. He then married Oda Jean, who survives in Colorado.
Other survivors include his son, Michael Jackson, of Mt. Vernon; three step-children; and several grandchildren. Also left to mourn his passing are his sisters, Beverly Hodge of Mayo, Florida, Donna Morado of Pensacola, Florida, and Anita Hixenbaugh of Salem; along with several nieces and nephews; his aunt Ida Booher of Missouri; his best buddy Carl Gordon of Iuka, and his canine friends "Pebble" and "Katie.
Roger was employed by C & E Farms in Richview, IL. He enjoyed belonging to the Harley Davidson Biker Club. He was of the Lutheran faith
Memorials may be made to the donor's choice, and will be accepted by the Rankin Funeral Home which is entrusted with the family's care.