Monta Lou Beckett

July 26, 1935 - February 05, 2018
Monta Louise Beckett, age 82, of Joplin, Mo., passed away Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, in her home with the love of her life by her side.
Monta Lou was born July 26, 1935, the daughter of Mason and Alfred King. She graduated from Duenweg High School in 1953.
She married Mural Beckett May 17, 1953.
Children are Biff Beckett (Beth), Logan Beckett (Kelly), Whitney Weakley (Dan), and Piper Hollars (Jim). Other survivors include grandchildren, Deke Beckett (Trisha), Josh Beckett (Rachael), Patrick Beckett (Anna), Jason Beckett, Katelyn Beckett, Paige Weakley, Blake Weakley, Quinn Weakley, Lee Hollars (Amanda), and Alyssa Hollars (Justin); 10 great-grandchildren, with one on the way. She is preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Jack and Walter King.
Services will be at Duenweg (Mo.) Christian Church Tuesday, Feb. 13th, at 12 p.m.
Published in The Joplin Globe
Arrangements by Midland Cremation Society