Funeral services for Mr. Otis Beckham were held Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at 7 p.m. from John E. Stephens Chapel.

The Rev. Shawn Holley and the Rev. Mike Skinner officiated.

Mr. Beckham, 63, died Wed., Nov. 7, 2012, at his residence. He lived in the Deemer and Beatline Communities most of his life. He worked for the City of Philadelphia Street Department for 28 years. Mr. Beckham was a member of Sanctuary of Philadelphia.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Hershel Beckham and Lucille Dunn Beckham.

Survivors include wife, Naomi Beckham of Philadelphia; daughters, Heather Ferguson, Chasity Walker, Karen Chunn, Naomi Vance, Mary Duffey and Lela Ward; sons, Jeremy Beckham, Claudie Embry and Paul Embry; sisters, Wanda Chaney, Kathy Addy and Julie Richardson; brother, Edward Beckham; 29 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Shriners.