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“It's been awhile since 2007 and I was googling the last name Duke and ur Obit came up... I think maybe it did to remind me life is sometimes hard but...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Tammy Ann - Prattville AL, AL

“I will miss you Grandpa. I love you and I know you are in a good place. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Jamie Mann

“Daddy ,I love you and , you will always be in my heart. I'll miss everything about you. I couldn't ask for a better daddy , You have always been...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Darlene Myers

“Sissy & family,we were so sorry to learn of your Father's passing away.You are in our thoughts & prayers.Pam & Johnnie ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: johnnie & pam collier

“I love my grandpa , he will be missed a great deal ,i just hope i can be half the man he was. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Gregory Duke

“My dad was always there for me , he is why i bacome the man i am today , I love you daddy , Sweetpea ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Jordan Duke Jr.

“On behalf of the staff of Ellison Funeral Home, I extend our heartfelt sympathy and assistance in your time of need. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Ken Hammock

“We will miss you grandpa. We will think of you often during our journey through life. Our fathers and uncles will share the lessons you taught them....Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Beth, LaRissa, Shelby and William Duke Jr

“I love my daddy and he will really be missed. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Cynthia Mann


DUKE, Mr. Jordan Whit, age 77, a resident of Wetumpka, Alabama died on Monday, August 13, 2007. Funeral services will be held Thursday, August 16, 2007 at 10:00 AM at Ellison Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gerald Wood officiating. Interment will follow the service in Faith Baptist Church Cemetery with Ellison Funeral Home of Wetumpka directing. Mr. Duke is survived by his wife, Clara Duke of Wetumpka, AL; one son, Jordan Sweetpea (Debra) Duke, Jr. of Wetumpka, AL; one step-son, James (Linda) Carr of Wetumpka, AL; three daughters, Cynthia Sissy (Lonnie) Mann of Wetumpka, AL, Darlene Myers of Eclectic, AL, and Charlotte (David) Absher of Marbury, AL; two brothers, John Duke and Wesley (Reba) Duke, all of Wetumpka, AL; three sisters, Dora Harris of Wetumpka, AL, Mattie Folmar of Wetumpka, AL and Mary Talley of Gadsden, TN; twelve grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; and seventeen great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Carl Duke and a daughter, Elaine Duke. Pallbearers will be Edward Goodwin, Nathan Goodwin, David Absher, II, Jimmy Lee Myers, II, Gregory Duke, and William Duke. The family would like to express their thanks to Dr. James Mracek and Dr. Charles Hasty for their care during Whits illness. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 15, 2007 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Ellison Funeral Home.