Rebecca Howell Brock

Rebecca Howell Brock, 81, of Chester, VA went to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 15, 2015. Born in Bunnlevel, NC, she was the daughter of the late Jerry and Nancy Elizabeth Howell. Beckie was a faithful member of Chester Baptist Church for over 40 years. She loved to garden and was passionate about helping others. Beckie was a dedicated and enthusiastic military wife and mother to her family throughout his 22 year career as an Army officer.

She is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, Eldridge Brock; daughter, Debra Brown (Radford); son, Alan R. Brock; daughter, Wanda Brock Deese (Kirk); grandchildren, Ashleigh Brown Martin (Josh) and Gardner Brown (Andrea); 7 great-grandchildren; sister, Sue Thomas (Larry) of Garner, NC; and brother-in-law, James Latta of Lillington, NC.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 20, 2015 at the Chester Chapel of J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 21, 2015 at Chester Baptist Church. Interment will follow at 3:00 p.m. in Virginia Veterans Cemetery, Amelia, VA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested for the Benevolence Fund of Chester Baptist Church or the Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield. Condolences may be registered at