Mildred Lois Duke
February 5, 1930  -  January 4, 2019

Mildred Lois Duke


Funeral Service
Minton Memorial Chapel
314 S. Hedgecoke
Borger, TX  79007
Saturday, January 12, 2019
2:00 pm
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Memory Gardens
Price Rd.
Pampa, TX  79065
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Mildred Duke, 88 of Skellytown passed away Friday morning at her home.

Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Saturday, January 12th at Minton Memorial Chapel. Burial will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery in Pampa, TX under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
She will lie in state Thursday, January 10th until service time Saturday from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.

Mildred was born February 5, 1930 in Garvin County, Oklahoma to Ivan and Lillian (Peaster) Chandler. She married Ralph Duke December 7, 1947 in Sherman, TX. She retired as a Janitor with Frank Phillips College. She loved to sew, embroider, and crochet.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband in 2002, and a sister Inez Rogers.

Surviving is a daughter Barbara Denham of Skellytown; sons, James Duke of Skellytown, and David Duke and wife B. J. of Iowa Park, TX; brothers, Leroy Chandler and Leon Chandler both of Lindsey, OK; sister, Onitea Williams of Anadarko, OK; grandchildren, James Duke II, Bryan Denham , Jeremy Duke, Steven Denham and Christopher Duke; great grandchildren Isabel, Marka, Micha, Jed, Ronnie, Haven, Carsten, Damian, Joah, Job and Lillian.

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  1. Tom Snow
    Amarillo, TX

    My Condolences to the family.

  2. Julie Duke
    Oklahoma City, OK

    We miss you Nana....
    We know you are dancing with Papa in heaven now🥰
    You were one of the toughest, most independent women I have ever known- What a great story teller you were❤️
    You had a very big part in raising the incredible man that your grandson is.....and we will always cherish every moment that you were teaching us something.

    Love you 😇♥️

  3. Vikki Betts
    Skellytown, TX

    So very sorry for your loss. She was such a fun neighbor. I will miss seeing her out in the yard, and our visits on the front porch. Keeping you all in my prayers.

  4. Billy Rhodes
    Amarillo, TX

    My thoughts and prayers are for the family. I'm sadden for your lose. I remember her when I was growing up in Skellytown.

  5. Vicki Tollison Stephenson
    Borger, TX

    I'm so sorry for your loss. Mildred was a dear friend to me, and I love all of her family. You guys have been my friends forever. I'm sending a big hug to all of you. Vicki

  6. Tammy & Robert Chandler
    Lindsay, OK

    Sorry for your loss.You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

  7. Darla Starbuck
    Pampa, TX

    We are so sorry for your loss. We pray peace and happy memories as you go through this tough time.

  8. Mary June Duke Knuckles
    Sulphur, OK

    Sorry to hear this . I remember going to her and Uncle Ralph's house when I was a kid. Will be praying for ur family.

  9. Julie Duke
    Oklahoma City, OK

    We miss you Nana....
    We know you are dancing with Papa in heaven now🥰
    You were one of the toughest, most independent women I have ever known- What a great story teller you were❤️
    You had a very big part in raising the incredible man that your grandson is.....and we will always cherish every moment that you were teaching us something.

    Love you 😇♥️

  10. mary mcbee
    skellytown, TX

    I am so sorry for your loss. A lovely lady has gone home to be with the angels.

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