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Charles "Marty" (Jr.) DuncanSeptember 27, 1958 ~ April 23, 2017 (age 58)
A TIME TO BE BORN: Mr. Charles Marqueze “Marty” Duncan, Jr. age 58, of Fort Mitchell, Alabama and formerly of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was born Saturday, September 27, 1958 to Charles Duncan Sr. (Gaila) and Gale Steele of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
A TIME TO LEARN: He graduated from Harrisburg High School, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and attended Miami Dade College, Miami Florida.
A TIME TO SERVE AND WORK: Charles joined the United States Army and proudly served his country and was currently employed with the Department of Defense.
A TIME TO LOVE: Charles married his loving life partner of twenty-six years Angela Harvey-Duncan. Henceforth, his family was extended to include in-laws: mother-in-law, Clestine Harvey; sister-in-law: Sedra Barnes; brother-in-law: Elder Donald Nickson (Jackie).
A TIME TO NURTURE: Charles is a father to children: Tiffany Shill, Marquetta Hughes, Lauren Lavender, Shemika Duncan, Martysha Duncan and Sheteta Chambers Addison (Terry); grandchildren: JaMiyah Wicker, Jo’Quone Wicker, Keona Lanier, Javon Shill, Jonathan Mason, Jr., Jacoya Mason, Brian James, Jr., Dior Lavender, Quadir Lavender, Khyree Lavender, Zoie Weldon, Skylah Addison, Shinah Addison, Antoine Gordon, Akari Gordon; great grandchildren: Z’ariya Jackson, Le’Ante Dawson, Le’Mari Dawson, Javion Shill, Jamari Greenberg, Jorden Duncan, Essence Duncan and Corey Tobin; godchild: Zadorian Hollis.
A TIME TO EMBRACE: Charles held his family and many friends dear to his heart brothers: Herman Duncan, Jerry Duncan (Tammy), Charles A. Duncan, Jr., Travis Fleming, Robert Stewart, Gibron Wampler, Diallo Duncan, Keyattha Duncan, Ayinda Harper and Ayodi Harper; sisters: Helen Duncan, Michelle Belle, Candace Fleming, the Reverend Martha Brown, Stephanie Porter, Marquita Jones, Khadija Duncan and Syeeta Harper; aunt and uncles; Daniel Finley and Frances Hunter (Carlton); special friend: Jamaail Fenn; his sister/cousin the Reverend Roberta M. Duncan-Thompson; stepmother: Gaila Duncan; two stepbrothers: Andre Carter and Tyron Hodges stepsister, Rory Gordon-Lough; special friends: Jamaail Fenn and Pat Coleman; and a host of other relatives and friends.
A TIME TO LOVE AND LAUGH: Charles will be remembered in a special way. Charles had a love for sports both football and softball playing as a youngster and through life. Charles love for his home teams were immeasurable: The Philadelphia Eagles, Phillies and 76ers. Charles loved having a good time with family and friends.
A TIME TO BID FAREWELL: Charles M. Duncan, Jr., entered into eternal rest on the evening of Sunday,, April 23, 2017. He was preceded in death by brothers: Charles A. Stewart and Olujimi Duncan; sisters: Deborah Duncan and Vanessa Duncan; father-in-law, Clennis Harvey and brother-in-law, David Barnes.
Perhaps you sent a lovely card, or sat quietly in a chair.
Perhaps you sent a floral piece, if so we saw it there.
Perhaps you spoke the kindest words, as any friend could say:
Perhaps you were not there at all, just thought of us that day.
Whatever you did to console our hearts,
We thank you so much, whatever the part
Special Thanks: Christian Memorial Chapel, LLC Staff, Fort Benning Commissary (Coworkers), Affordable Catering & Decorating, Hill-Watson- People's Funeral Service LLC, Mrs. Lillie Burns (Supervisor) and Sheila Bryant (co-worker)