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2014-01-23 / Obituaries


Mary Louise Duke, 81, of Homewood died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014 at South Haven Health and Rehabilitation in Birmingham. She was born Nov. 1, 1932 in Fulton and was a retired seamstress with Vanity Fair Corp.

She is survived by her daughter, Tina McCormick of Homewood; son, Roger Duke of Oneonta; sister, Mamie Jean Skipper of Grove Hill; four grandchildren, Lauren (Chris) Moore of Jackson, Van Duke of Oneonta, Katie McCormick of Montevallo and Hannah Duke of Oneonta and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Van Duke.

Graveside funeral services were Thursday, Jan. 16 at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Benny Harrison officiating with O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville directing.

Pallbearers were Clay Dickinson, Chris Moore, Jay Duke and Lee Duke.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

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