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Robert Karry Dukes

1956 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
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Robert Karry Dukes

Cordova, TN

Robert Karry Dukes, 60, passed away July 29, 2017. He worked for Allen & Hoshall in Memphis. One of his passions was building miniature wood models, and he was also a huge Star Trek fan. A member of Great Oaks Church of Christ, he was involved with the Lads to Leaders youth program. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather, who enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Miron Robert Dukes.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife of 33 years, Tinsel Rachels Dukes; a daughter, Jacqueline Renee (Richard) Edlin; three grandchildren, twins, Cynthia and Adelaide Edlin, Celeste Edlin, and another set of twins due in October; his mother, Marie Dukes and two brothers, Mike Dukes, and Joey (Claudia) Dukes.

The family will receive friends on Friday, August 4, beginning at 11 a.m. and will continue until service time. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m.; all at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens, 3700 N. Germantown Road, Bartlett, TN with interment to follow at Memphis Memory Garden, 6444 Raleigh LaGrange Road, Memphis, TN. In lieu of flowers, gifts in memory of Mr. Dukes may be offered to .
Published in The Commercial Appeal on Aug. 2, 2017
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