Harold Dean Duke

 Mr. Harold Dean Duke, age 78, of Manchester, TN,
went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, with his children at
his side. He was deeply devoted to God and loved his family dearly. He was
born February 2, 1943, in Summitville, TN to his late parents John W. Duke
and Leona D. Duke. Harold loved the Lord, his family, church, and
community. He served in the US Army in Okinawa during the Vietnam War,
worked many years as a brick Mason, and retired from the US Mail at the age
of 77 with 27 years of service. He will be dearly missed by many. In
addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Marie Duke;
brother, John Duke; sisters, Betty Duke and Nina Duke; granddaughter,
Summer Duke. Mr. Duke is survived by his children Tim Duke (Melissa), Jan
York (Keith); brothers, Donald Duke (Katherine), David Duke (Pat); sister,
Patricia (Bob) Wilgus; grandchildren, Tyler, Kinsey, and Kyle, and very
special friend Jean Patton. Visitation with the family will be on Sunday,
August 8, 2021, from 11:00am until 2:00pm at Central Funeral Home in
Manchester, TN. Funeral services will be conducted immediately following
visitation at 2:00pm in the chapel of Central Funeral Home with Earl Cairns
officiating. Burial will follow in Summitville Cemetery. In lieu of
flowers, donations may be made in his memory to his favorite charity,
Apache Creek Deaf and Youth Ranch, PO Box 260, Reserve, NM 87830 or online
through the “Donate” button at apachecreeknn.com. Central Funeral Home is
serving the family, 931-723-7774, centralfuneralhome.com