Duncan, Tim (Joel) (2008)

Obituary of Tim (Joel) Duncan ~ 2008

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

Tim (Joel) Duncan, age 41, went home to be with Jesus on Saturday September 20, 2008.  A native of McDowell County, he was born September 5, 1967 to Joe James Duncan and Ruby Smith Duncan.  Mr. Duncan was chairman of the Deacon board at New Horizon Baptist Fellowship.  A wonderful son, husband, father, brother, uncle, friend, Sunday School Teacher, Law Enforcement Instructor and especially a wonderful disciple of Jesus.  How can we go on without you?  Only through Jesus.

In addition to his parents Mr. Duncan leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife Jamie Burleson Duncan and two daughters Paige Elizabeth and Brianna Jo Duncan of the home; Mother-in-law Nora Johnson; two sisters: Tammy Duncan Willis and husband Ray of Marion and Traci Duncan Silver and husband Jeff of Belmont; three nieces Brittany Willis, Mandi Silver and Fiance’ Chris Waldrop and Kelsey Silver; a nephew Joshua Willis and a host of friends.

A funeral service was held on Tuesday September 23, at 11:00 AM at New Horizon Fellowship with Revs. Phil Murdock and Norman Hansley officiating.  The family received friends on Monday September 22, 2008 from 4:00-6:00 P at Westmoreland Funeral Home.  Burial was in Mt. Calvary Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials should be made to the Duncan Children education fund c/o 20 Bartlett Road Marion, NC 28752.  An online register is available under OBITUARIES at www.westmorelandfuneralhome.com.

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday September 24, 2008 Volume 14 # 38