Alfred W. Duncan, 91, of Shelbyville, passed away Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at his residence.
Born April 8, 1930 in Shelbyville, he was the son of Jesse Duncan and Opal (Tull) Duncan. He married Alice (Petty) Duncan in 1955 and she preceded him in January of 2000.
He then married Marjorie (Paris) Duncan on September 19, 2006 and she survives.
Other survivors include children- Diana Sue Smith (husband Jim) of Waldron,
Lisa Vierling (husband Donnie) of Flat Rock; 2 step daughters- Mary Ann Beckley
(husband Rhet) of Shelbyville, Cheryl Bartlett of Shelbyville; 5 grandchildren;
12 great-grand children; 3 step-grand children and 3 step great-grand children.
He was preceded in death by his parents, spouse, and grandson Brandon Beckley.
Mr. Duncan was a lifetime resident of this area and graduated from Waldron High School in 1948. He worked at Cunningham Gardens for 50 plus years, attended Shelbyville Community Church, was a member of American Legion Post #70 and Waldron Volunteer Fire Department. Alfred was a US
Army Veteran serving in Korea.
Alfred enjoyed fishing, camping, gardening, flowers and taking rides through the country. He especially loved his family and his extended family and never knew a stranger.
A Private Celebration of Life will be held at a later date with burial in Van Pelt Cemetery.
Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home are handling the arrangements.