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Cleo Duncan age 93 of Clinton

Cleo Duncan age 93 of Clinton went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday morning December 10, 2016.  She received Christ at the age of 13 and was a lifelong member of Deep Springs Baptist Church.  She loved to sing and started singing at an early age.  Along with her mother and sisters they started the group,  The Duncan Trio.  She sang with the Sweats Quartet and attended singings and homecomings at many churches.  Throughout her life she loved to travel with Wilson Tours and had traveled to 48 states.  Cleo was a true and faithful servant of God.  She drove her mother and father along with Mr. and Mrs. Reed to churches because neither of them drove.  She loved her nieces and nephews and they were like grandchildren to her.  Everyone that knew Cleo loved her.  Preceded in death by parents, Charlie and Ivon (Foster) Duncan; sisters, Lucille Jennings, Maralyn Duncan, Helen, Grace and Nellie; brothers, William, Clyde, Foster, and Lester; sister-in-law, Leona (Smith) Duncan; brother-in-law, Roy Jennings; nephews, Wayne and Michael Jennings.

She is survived by:

Nieces and nephews……       Carolyn and Wes Hill

Kathern and Wayne Arban

Great nieces and nephews. Shawna & Darren Harness

Shane and Kala Hill

Michelle (Arban) and Mike Boyd

Rene’ Arban

Great great nephews.          Justin Harness

Memphis & Neyland Hill

Brandon (Arban) Craft

Great great nieces…………                Ashley (Arban) Craft

Cheyenne Harness

Special family members Mary Little and Mark Alley

Special friends she ran around with, Louise Hewitt and Jo Bowlin, and many other friends whom she loved very much.  She loved her church but above all she loved God.

The family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 pm, Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at Holley Gamble Funeral Home.  Her funeral service will follow in the chapel at 8pm with Doug Fielden and Darren Harness officiating.  Her burial will be 11:00 am, Thursday at Sartin Cemetery.  Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements.  www.holleygamble.com

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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