Mrs. Lillie Catherine Duke, age 88 of Clifty, passed away 10:00 AM Saturday, January 5, 2019 at her residence of natural causes. Services for Mrs. Duke will be 2:00 PM Tuesday January 8, 2019 graveside at Heltsley Cemetery in Clifty with Mr. Ron Carey officiating with burial to follow. Visitation for Mrs. Duke will be Tuesday from 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM at Latham Funeral Home.
Mrs. Duke was born September 21, 1930 in Todd County the daughter of the late Stanton and Alpha McGehee Heltsley. She was a homemaker, factory worker and Jehova Witness. Mrs. Duke was preceded in death by her husband, James Luther Duke, her sons, Gordon Duke and John Duke; also her brother, William Heltsley.
Survivors include her sons, Don Duke of Mt. Washington, KY and Louis Duke of Allensville; her sister, Luvina Hightower of Clifty; 8 Grandchildren and several great grandchildren.