James Howard Duke, 79, passed away on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 in El Paso, Tx. He was born on September 15, 1937 to his parents Jones Ray and Evelyn (Warren) Dukes.
He is survived by his wife Jayni (Salinas) Duke; cousins, Johnnie Eavenson, Janet Sullivan, Jessie Warren and Tommy Thompson.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, James Darwin Duke and sister, Mary Dukes.
A graveside service is scheduled for Tuesday, November 1, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., in the Kennedy Springs Baptist Church Cemetery in Magee, MS. Interment will follow.
Arrangements are entrusted with Tutor Funeral Home of Magee.