Henry "Curtis" Duckett
Apr 20, 2012
Henry \"Curtis\" Duckett
April 20, 2012
Henry \"Curtis\" Duckett, 81, of Delano, passed away peacefully on Friday, April 20, 2012, at Woods Memorial Hospital after a short illness.
A resident of Delano for much of his life, he was a charter member of Solid Rock Baptist Church in Calhoun.
He was retired from the City of Etowah and was a son of the late Henry and Ann Duckett. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Reba Hamby Duckett; one sister, Geraldine Hammons; and three children, Ralph Edward, Curtis Lebron and Rachel Curtis Duckett.
Survivors include his wife, Hazel Blankenship Duckett of Delano; two daughters, Sarah Duckett Sprague and her fiancé, Bruce McMinn, of Englewood, and Annette Bright of Georgia; three sons, Ronnie, Ricky and Rodney Duckett, all of Georgia; one special grandson, Anthony Sprague of Englewood; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Ralph and Angelee Blankenship of Englewood; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Delano Cemetery with Pastor Russ Maples officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in the South Chapel of Bordwine Funeral Home.
Bordwine Funeral Home of Etowah is in charge of arrangements. If you are unable to attend, sign the guest registry at www.bordwinefuneralhome.com