Robert Rinehart Duke
Published 4:43 pm Monday, February 1, 2016
Robert Rinehart Duke, 82, of Gallion died Jan. 26, 2016 at DCH Regional Hospital.
Robert was born May 13, 1933 in Demopolis. He was a retired board mill operator with Gulf States Paper and a member of Providence Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Rhee V. Duke of Gallion; two sons, Robert M. (Denise) Duke and Daniel C. (Beverly) Duke of Gallion; daughter, Brenda D. (Lee) Melton of Forkland; three sisters, Fannie Walsh and Adele Steen, both of Demopolis, and Leila Henders of Aliceville, Alabama; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Friday, Jan. 29, 11 a.m., at Providence Baptist Church with Paul Whitcomb officiating. Burial was in the Providence Baptist Church Cemetery.
Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com. Arrangements by O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Linden.