Gene “Dut” Duncan, 69, departed this life on Thursday, October 10, 2013 at Agape Hospice of the Midland, Columbia. Born on July 1, 1944, in Lee County, he was the son of Lizan Holloman Duncan and the late Rev. Henry Duncan, Sr.
Gene attended the public schools of Lee County and was a graduate of Dennis High School, Class of 1963. He was owner of Geich Bus Company, Brooklyn, N. Y.
He leaves to mourn: three children, Temeka, and Tyeshia Prioleau of St. Stephen, Bridget (Darrell) Ghant; a grandson, Jordan of Atlanta, GA; his mother, Lizan Holloman Duncan of Rembert; five brothers, Presiding Elder Malachi (Laura) Duncan of Summerton, Hammie (Hattie) Duncan, Rev. Jimmie (Peggy) Duncan, Robert (Evelyn) Duncan and Rev. Randal (Jennifer) Duncan, all of Rembert: three sisters, Lucille Duncan of Greenville, Mamie Ebanks, Jerrell (Jimmie) Reames of Rembert; one sister-in-law, Mildred Duncan of Rembert; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and special friends.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Alex and Henry Duncan, Jr., and two sisters, Daisy Robinson and Grace Young.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p. m., Tuesday, October 15, 2013 from the Springhill United Methodist Church, 216 Shiver Pond Road, Rembert, with the Rev. Calvin Washington, pastor, eulogist, assisted by Rev. Lorenzo Dinkins and Rev. Richard J. Lawson.
The family will receive friends and relatives at the home of his mother, Lizan Holloman Duncan, 50 Duncan Road, Rembert.
The Remains will be placed in the church at 1:00 p. m.
The funeral procession will leave from the home at 1:20 p. m.
Floral bearers and Pall bearers will be family and friends.
Burial will be in the Springhill United Methodist Church Cemetery, Rembert.