He was born Feb. 7, 1930 in Swifton, the son of Chester and Opal (Long) Duncan, and married Miss Louvell Taylor, Nov. 19, 1950.
Mr. Duncan was preceded in death by one sister, Helen Roberts; one granddaughter, Stephanie Baughn Dennis; and his parents.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Louvell (Taylor) Duncan; three daughters, Cindy Wood of Swifton, Cathy Saffell and husband, Wendell, of Cave City, and Felicia Drake and husband, Todd, of Newark; one brother, Leboyd Duncan and wife, Anita, of Swifton; one sister, Neda Hickman and husband, Andy, of Mt. Vernon; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives; and a lifetime of friends.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 at Swifton Assembly of God with interment in Arnold Cemetery. Friends visited at the funeral home, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012 from 6-8 p.m.
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home (www.jacksonsfh.com).