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Lefty Duncan

Tuesday, March 22, 2005

CHAFFEE -- Sterling B. "Lefty" Duncan, 79, died March 20, 2005, at a family home.

Born Aug. 22, 1925, in Bethesda, Ark., son of the late William Henry and Ann Thompson Duncan, he retired as a gas station attendant for Heeb Sinclair in Chaffee, which was later known as Bess Sinclair Gas Station. He was a member of the House of Prayer in Chaffee where he played the electric guitar for the past 18 years.

On Oct. 2, 1982, he married Pauline York who preceded him in death on Aug. 8, 1985.

Three brothers and one sister also preceded him in death.

Survivors include: one son, Mark Duncan of Manila, Ark.; two stepsons, Ervin Cliff of Mississippi and Ray Cliff of Malden; one daughter, Anita Stewart of Bay, Ark.; two stepdaughters, Pat Brown and Sharon Cato of Bernie; two brothers, John M. Duncan of Little Rock, Ark., and Samuel R. Duncan of Jackson; and five grandchildren, several stepgrandchildren and six great-


Visitation begins after 4 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee where services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Travis Hendrix will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Sam Duncan, Todd Shaw, Ronnie Purcell and Lance Ferrell.