Graveside funeral service for Mrs. Myrtle Haskins Duncan, age 87, of Fayetteville, TN, will be conducted at 11 AM on Thursday, August 20, 2020 at Stewart Cemetery, with Bro. Jim Black officiating. There will be no visitation prior to the graveside service.
Myrtle was born on December 4, 1932 in Hickman County, Tennessee to the late Robert Lee and Minnie Dedman Haskins. She was a talented floral designer and gardener. Mrs. Duncan was a member of the Lincoln County home economics club and Washington Street Church of Christ. Myrtle passed away on August 15, 2020.
Survivors include her sons, Keith Duncan of Fayetteville, and Joe Duncan and wife Jane Fred of Knoxville, TN; nephew, John Wilkerson and wife Pam of Knoxville, niece, Linda Thomason and husband Tom of Franklin, TN, and nephew Bob Wilkerson and wife Rhonda of Nunnelly, TN. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Duncan was preceded by in death by her beloved husband of 61 years, Billy Joe Duncan in 2015.
Memorials may be made to Washington Street Church of Christ, P.O. Box 324, Fayetteville, TN 37334 or Stewart Cemetery Fund, c/o Sue Sapach, 289 Smith Mill Road, Fayetteville, TN 37334.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Myrtle Haskins Duncan.