Robert F. Duncan
Date of Birth: April 7, 1953
Date of Death: September 29, 2019
November 3, 2019 - 2:00 pm - Klingel-Carpenter Mortuary
Robert “Fred” Duncan, 66, went peacefully to be with the Lord on Sunday, September 29, 2019 at his residence in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina after a long battle with cancer.
He was born April 7, 1953 in Huntington WV to the late Fred A. and Juanita (Farmer) Duncan. He was a 1971 graduate of Huntington High School and completed his bachelor of science at Marshall University. He co-owned and operated Duncan Box and Lumber Company for almost 50 years. Fred was an active member of the Elks Lodge 313 and served as Exalted Ruler in 1988-1989. He was an avid fan of Marshall University athletics.
Fred was preceded in death by his father, Fred A. Duncan. Fred is survived by his beloved wife of 31 years, Donna; children Shaun Racer (Cindy), Christi Kuhner (Adam), Jennifer Speich (Eric), Jonathan, Juliet, Chloe and Garith (Mary); his mother Juanita; his sister Frances Ann Mooney (Carl); grandchildren Kieran, Liam, Gracen, Maddox, Harper, Kendall, Julian and great grandchild Carson. He is also survived by niece Angie Eplin (Mike) and Jay and Molly; nephew Tommy Mooney; and his dear friends John and Mitzie Hankins, Morris “Zip” and Judy Veazey, and Bruce and Norma Durham of Tallahassee, Florida.
Special thanks to Cape Lower Fear Hospice Mercy Care staff in Myrtle Beach, SC. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm, Sunday, November 3, 2019 at Klingel- Carpenter Mortuary in Huntington, WV. In lieu of flowers, memorials/donation may be sent to: Lower Cape Fear Hospice 8216 Devon Ct. Myrtle Beach, SC 29572.
From: William “Bill” Adkins Oct 16 2019 9:53AM Prayers for the family. I always felt close to the Duncans after working at Duncan Box for 14 years. Had a lot of great memories. Thankful to know Freddie is resting with the Lord, no more suffering. Peace! From: Melissa Miller Oct 27 2019 6:52PM Donna...I'm so very sorry for your loss. ???? You & Uncle Freddy were always so good to my family & for that I'm thankful! I know him and my mom are in heaven smiling down on us! ???? I will keep you & the family in my thoughts & prayers! I love you! ?????????