Longtime Knoxville meteorologist has died

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — The family of Bob Becker says the longtime Knoxville meteorologist has died.

Becker, 64, passed away suddenly at his home on Sunday morning, according to his brother.

Bob joined WATE-TV on December 1998 and worked with us for 12 years. He wanted to be a meteorologist from an early age, and always encouraged others to follow their dreams.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations for the family can be made at Rawlings Funeral Home in Sevierville.

Leave a message at the Rawlings Funeral Home online tribute wall .

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