CELINA, Texas-- Dr. Oscar Edgar Beck, 84 passed away Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019 at Settler’s Ridge Nursing Home.

He was born on July 7, 1935 on the family farm near Riley, the son of Delmar and Anna (Inskip) Beck. He started his education at Grant School, then Cleveland School and finished elementary at Keats Grade School. He attended his first two years at Keats Rural High School and later transferred to Riley Rural High School where he graduated in 1953.