Vinson Beckwith, 72, died Wednesday, June 4, 2008. He was born in Durham on January 18, 1936.
He is survived by his wife Brenda Beckwith of Durham; his daughter Angela Fluet and husband Tim of Hillsborough; his sons Vinson Beckwith, Jr. and wife Melissa of Hillsborough; Douglas Beckwith and wife Angie of Roxboro; and grandchildren Jonathan Fluet, Zachary Fluet, Vinson Blaine Beckwith, Hannah Beckwith, Leighton Beckwith, Andrew Beckwith and Nathan Beckwith; two nieces Pat Ford and husband Lewis, and Joye Pendergrass and Husband Ron.
A visitation will be held, Friday, June 6, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 P.M. at First Pentecostal Church, 2008 W. Carver St., Durham.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Saturday, June 7, 2008 from First Pentecostal Church with the Pastor Johnny Godair officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be sent to First Pentecostal Church, P.O. Box 15789, Durham, NC 27704. Please include “Vinson Beckwith” on the memo line.
Arrangements are entrusted to Hall-Wynne Funeral Service. 1113 W. Main Street, Durham, NC 27701, 919-688-6387
On-line memorials: www.hallwynne .com. select obituaries.