Thomas E. Beckham, 75, of Savannah, died on Thursday, Nov. 17.
He was born in Wayne County, the son of the late Tom Frank and Verdie Marie Barnette Beckham.
Mr. Beckham served in the United States Army from June 2, 1960 until May 23, 1968. He worked for Milan Ammunitions, Brown Shoe Company and Walmart.
He is survived by his children, Alice Bennett of Morris Chapel, Vance Beckham and Michael Beckham, both of Savannah; stepchildren, Tina Finley, Carol Murphy, Stacey Strickland, Angela Gray and Allen Gray, all of Savannah; seven grandchildren; nine stepgrandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mary Nell Sweat.
Services were held on Sunday, Nov. 20, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Philip Meek officiating. Burial followed in Memory Gardens at Savannah.