Edward “Cowboy Eddie” Albert Duncan, Jr. of 2579 Beaverdam Church Road passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at his home.
Born in Bay, AR he was a son of the late Eddie and Lavanie Petigo Duncan. A U.S. Army veteran having served two tours in Vietnam, Eddie was of the Pentecostal faith. He led a full and interesting life that including various jobs such as being a mechanic, a soil analyst, drilling wells, and working in a sawmill. He enjoyed dirt track racing and will be loved and missed by his family and friends.
Surviving are his son: Eddie Duncan, III. of Ironton, OH; a brother and his family who cared for Eddie the last eight years, Harry (Edna) Duncan of Mountville; sisters, Wanda (Russ) Reckman of Kansas City, MO, Linda (Doug) Baldwin of Cordova, Kathyren (Luis) Mendoza of Sacramento, CA, Christina (Chris) Dell of Poplar Bluff, MO and Kimberly (Shawn) Wells of Pascola, MO; five grandchildren, two great granddaughters; a special niece Candace Moody of Mountville and her children, Elizabeth and Johnathon Moody both of Mountville, other numerous nieces and nephews; and an ex-wife and dear friend, Betty Goins Fultz of South Point, OH.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a son, Michael Duncan; brothers, William, James and Sammy Duncan; and sisters, Sherry Cox and Brenda Duncan.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, March 27, 2014, at Beaverdam Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Phil Bryson with Military Honors.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends in the sanctuary immediately following the service.
Memorials can be made to Wounded Warrior Project online at www.woundedwarriorproject.org or to the The American Heart Association online at www.heart.org.
Condolences can be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.