Martha Duncan Obituary

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In Memory of

Martha Laverne Duncan

June 10, 1912 - October 20, 2013
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Martha Duncan, 101, of Van Buren passed away Sunday, October 20, 2013. She was born June 10, 1912 in Sallisaw, OK to the late Greene and Martha Jane Griffith. She was an elementary school teacher in Roland, and a member of City Heights Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Duncan. She is survived by a son, Jerry Duncan and wife Dorothy of Van Buren; three grandchildren, Perry Duncan and wife Angel of Anchorage, AK, James Duncan and wife Karla of Fort Smith, and Paul Duncan and wife Diana of Vancouver, WA; and six great-grandchildren, Eli, Rachel, Megan, Ryan, Seth, and Kaylee Duncan. Funeral service will...
Martha Duncan, 101, of Van Buren passed away Sunday, October 20, 2013. She was born June 10, 1912 in Sallisaw, OK to the late Greene and Martha Jane Griffith. She was an elementary school teacher in Roland, and a member of City Heights Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Duncan.

She is survived by a son, Jerry Duncan and wife Dorothy of Van Buren; three grandchildren, Perry Duncan and wife Angel of Anchorage, AK, James Duncan and wife Karla of Fort Smith, and Paul Duncan and wife Diana of Vancouver, WA; and six great-grandchildren, Eli, Rachel, Megan, Ryan, Seth, and Kaylee Duncan.

Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel, with a private burial to follow, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.

The family will visit with friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren, AR.

Memorial contributions may be made to City Heights Methodist Church, 1002 Fayetteville Road, Van Buren, AR 72956.

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"Mrs. Duncan was my first grade teacher in 1964. She was a remarkable woman. I still remember those days, can still smell the chalkboard cleaner, and her..." Douglas Kinney (Dora, OK)

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