Duke, Billy Carol, age 87, of Clarksville, died Feb. 16, 2018. Billy was born Feb. 17, 1930 in Smith County, Tenn. He was the son of the late James Edgar and Linnie Bennett Duke. Billy served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was retired from the railroad. He was a Mason, a member of the Scottish Rite and was a member of Al Menah Shriners. Billy was also preceded in death by his children, Mary Jane Huxoll and Terry C. Duke, and brothers, James Edgar Duke and Wilbur Gene Duke.
He is survived by: Wife of 71 years – Maxine Duke; Sons – Danny C. Duke and David B. Duke; Sister – Carolyn Pope; Grandchildren – Danny Duke, Jr., Robert Duke, David Duke, Jr., Jennifer Duke, Amber Duke Allen and Gary Lee Huxoll; Great-grandchildren – Marlo Duke, Amaya Allen, Sidney Allen, Dakota Duke, Kayla Duke, Jocelyn Duke, Lyric Huxoll and Soul Huxoll; two Great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Feb. 20 at Bond Memorial Chapel, and interment followed at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com