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OFFICIAL OBITUARY FOR

Billy Gerald Duke

1930 - 2021

Fort Walton Beach

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Billy Gerald Duke, age 90, of Mary Esther, Florida, formerly of Granite City, Illinois, passed away February 21, 2021 at Westwood Rehabilitation Center in Ft Walton Beach, Florida. Bill was born May 19, 1930 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, the son of Floyd and Della May (Green) Duke.

He married Joan McCormick Pierce on June 20, 1953 in Granite City and she passed away December 24, 2019.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and was...

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Tony & Shelly Wasden

March 2, 2021 3:44 PM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. 

Lesleigh Duke

February 27, 2021 7:06 AM

Mr. Duke was a wonderful, patient, and courageous man. I will treasure many happy memories and conversations we had over the years. My deepest sympathy to all of the family. ❤️🙏🏻

Joe and Sueann Accardi

February 25, 2021 3:29 PM

Our prayers go out to the whole Duke family.
Joe and Sueann Accardi

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Linda Harding

February 23, 2021 8:47 PM

I don't believe I ever met Mr. Duke, but I had the pleasure of knowing his sons Richard and Tim and teaching his grandchildren Christopher and Lauren.
What a fine and loving example Mr. & Mrs. Duke set for their family, an example that will carry on through the ages.
Rest in peace, Sir.  ❤️

Allie Warlick

February 23, 2021 11:48 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Allie Warlick

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