Joseph Welcome Duke passed away Friday, February 24, 2023 at the age of 64. He was born in Cullman, Alabama on January 31, 1959 to Mary Duke and the late Oliver Duke.
He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Peggy Davidson Duke; step-children, Clint Crawford (Hannah Smith) and Stacy (Brent) Hill; grandchildren, Allen (Morgan) Crawford, Elizabeth Hill, Cody Hill, Cheyenne Sheffield and Wyatt Sheffield; great-grandchildren, Cruz Crawford and Camden Crawford; brothers, Edwin (Gina) Duke, Johnny (Patsy) Duke and Keith (Nina) Duke and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family will have a celebration of life at a later date.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Brent Scarbrough for their loving support and dedication to Joseph during his illness.