Nine C. Beck, age 78, of Copan, OK, formerly of Independence, passed away Monday, December 7, 2020, at his home. A memorial celebration of life will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, December 17, 2020, at Zach Webb Family Funeral Service with a visitation beginning at 10:00 AM. Inurnment will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery. Memorial contributions to Copan First Responders may be sent to Zach Webb Family Funeral Service, 1475 S. 10th, Independence, KS 67301. The family of Nine Charles Beck has entrusted the arrangement of the services to Zach and Dee Webb of locally-owned Zach Webb Family Funeral Service of Independence. Further information may be found at