Becky Rose (Ransted) Keele was born Feb. 16, 1945 to parents Clarence Dale and Rebecca Jane (Reynolds) Ransted. She entered into eternal rest May 20, 2021 at the age of 76.
Becky was an amazing, strong and independent woman. She was a fierce lover of God, devoted mother, adoring “Grams,” great friend and loving caregiver.
Becky had a long and dedicated career with Techniform where she worked for 20 years, she tried out retirement and decided to go back part-time before finally embracing the golden years and officially retiring.
She enjoyed every minute of her career and worked hard to provide the best life possible for her daughters. Becky sacrificed so much for her daughters and their peace and wellbeing. They were the absolute joy of her life and always her first priority.
Becky loved her animals, especially her dog, Max. She enjoyed fishing, reading and pencil drawing in her free time. Her favorite song was the theme from “A Summer Place”.
Becky was an active member of First United Methodist Church of Mabank, where she enjoyed bible studies, fellowship and worshipping with her church family. She was such an amazing presence in so many lives and each heart she touched will miss her dearly.
Becky was preceded in death by her parents, brother John Ransted and husband Riley Keele.
She is survived by her daughters and their husbands Tonya Chapman and Tom, Barbara Hanks and Mike and Carie Imon and Billy, step-children, grandson Tanner Staubs and spouse Lexi Fields, granddaughters Jordan Toon, Savannah Chapman and spouse Noah Powell, Lillian Goodrich, Sheree and Haley Gray, great-grandchildren Landon Toon, Paisley Toon and Ryker Fields. Becky also leaves behind many other loved ones and lifelong friends.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 13, 2021 at the First United Methodist Church in Mabank.