Arnold Duncan

MANTEE – Victor Arnold Duncan, 90, died Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at V.A. Hospital in Jackson. He was born on Jan. 18, 1923, in Houston to Ruben Gaston Duncan and Vannie Jane Griffin Duncan. He was a retired heavy equipment operator for Russ Butler and an owner and partner of D&J Service Station. He loved mechanic work. He was a member of Mantee Baptist Church and an Army veteran of World War II.

Services will be at 3 p.m. Friday, July 5, at Mantee Baptist Church in Mantee with the Rev. William Carpenter officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Mantee. Houston Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

He is survived by his wife, Virginia Johnson Duncan of Mantee; his daughter, Mary Ann Duncan of Mantee; and his brother, Ruble Duncan of Mantee.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorials may be made to Mantee Baptist Church, Box 161, 1151 Main St., Mantee, MS 39751, or Mt. Pleasant Cemetery Fund, 12609 MS Highway 15, Mantee, MS 39751.

Visitation will be from 2 until the 3 p.m. Friday at the church.

Friends and family may sign the online register book at

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