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Denison-Sherman (TX) Herald
June 9, 1996


DENISON - Funeral for Elwood Duckett, 73, of Denison, who died June 9, 1996, at Texoma Medical Center, will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in Bratcher Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Keith Taylor will officiate. Burial will be in Cedarlawn Memorial Park.
Mr. Duckett was born July 21, 1922, at Denison, son of William Spurgen and Ruth Lankford Duckett. He married Joyce McLain June 12, 1948, at Denison and was a retired in 1978 as a engineer for MK&T Railroad.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce of Denison; a son, David Duckett of Chickasha, Okla; a daughter, Marilyn Lay of Denison; a sister, Frances Sweeney of Denison; four grandchildren; and special friends Tommy and Kathy Lightfoot and children.
Pallbearers will be Jackie Murrell, Jerry Caylor, Bill Massenburg, Phil Shaffer, Gary W. Banks, Mike Faulkner, J.B. Styles, and John Wayne Ray.
The family will be at the funeral home from 7 until 8:30 p.m.

Cedarlawn Cemetery
Elaine Nall Bay