Billy Gene Duncan, 80, of Rogersville, passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at Park West Heart Center, Knoxville, with all his loving family by his side. He retired from Berkline Inc. in 2002 and loved gardening, working outdoors, especially building various buildings on his property, and going to auctions.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Oakel Allen Duncan; brothers, Joel, Kenneth and Rufus Duncan; and grandson, Bradee Cole Davis.
Survivors include his loving wife of 53 years, Annette Duncan; daughter, Crystal Davis and husband Ronnie; sons, Tim Duncan and wife Cindy, and Jerry Duncan and wife Jeannie; sisters, Marie and Ruth Lawson; 10 grandchildren, Allison, Kyndra, Brianna, Gracie, Elijah, Jessee (Ariel), Ashtyne (Matt), Hunter, Steven, and Jordan; three great-grandchildren, Haley Ann and Nyomeigh Christian, and Zaelynn Rae Davis; several nieces and nephews; and a host of friends, to include special friend, John LaFollette.
The family will receive friends 5 – 7 p.m., Saturday, May 23 at Christian-Sells Funeral Home in Rogersville. The funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. with Rev. Ken Christian, Rev. Pat Hammond, and Rev. Mark Weems officiating. The graveside service will be held 1 p.m., Sunday, May 24 in Duncan Family Cemetery.
Christian Sells Funeral Home