Charlotte Eloise Jessup Duke

At the young age of 89, Ma danced into heaven New Years 2018 into the arms of her sweetheart, Walter James Duke, Jr. (Sparkie). Charlotte Eloise Jessup Duke, known in the community as “Ma” was born April 27, 1928 in Winston Salem, NC. She is survived by six children: Joanne Evans (Tommy), Jay Duke (Darlanna), Jennifer Davis (Gary), Jackie Taylor and a special son in law Michael Taylor, Jerry Duke (Jeannie) and Johnny Duke (Jennifer). She is also survived by 14 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and one due in April. His Lord said unto him, well done, good and faithful servant. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Saluda Baptist Church in Saluda. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday with interment to follow at Harmony Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Topping. Arrangements by Faulkner Funeral Homes, Bristow Faulkner Chapel, Saluda VA. Memorial gifts can be made to the Saluda Baptist Church General Fund P. O. Box 452 Saluda VA 23149.

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One Response to Charlotte Eloise Jessup Duke

  1. francesh1 says:

    rest in peace Charlotte, a special thoughtful ,kind lady whom I thought a lot of. I will miss you.My sympathy to the family.
    Frances Carlton

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