Carol Madison Beck, age 87, of Kellogg, OR, passed away on December 22, 2018, in Eugene, Oregon. She was born in Elkton, Oregon, to Wilbur and Lillie Garrison on December 25, 1930.
She was a graduate of Elkton High School and was a rancher, wife and mother. She and her first husband, Gale Madison, lived in Kellogg, on the family ranch until his death in 1975, she married Delmer Beck in 1977, and continued to run the ranch until his death in 2015.
Carol was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; and two sisters, Laura Adamo and Bernice Cashman. She is survived by her two brothers, Boyd and Dean Garrison; and her four children, Duane (Pam) Madison, Valerie (Duane) Cunnington, Russell (Memoree) Madison and Edwina (Bruce) Miller; also, by stepchildren, Von (Kim) Beck, Rhonda Beck and Jaime Beck; ten grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren, with another one on the way.
She was a lifelong member of the Kellogg Grange.
A memorial gathering will be held January 19, 2019, at 1 p.m. at the Kellogg Grange Hall.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimers Association, 1000 Willagillespie Rd., Ste. 100, Eugene, OR 97401 or to a favorite charity.