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Delmar (Duke) Dawkins

DawkinsDelmaDelmar (Duke) Dawkins, 67, passed away Sunday, August 31, 2014 after a five year illness.

He is survived by his wife of 43 years, (Cheri) Cheryl Sanders Dawkins; two children, Delmar Dawkins III (Erika) and Nancy (Jason) Walsh; he also leaves behind his sister, Karen (Robert) Hughes, Vickie (Jeff) Robinson; and brother, Gary (Denise) Dawkins. Dukes joy in life was his eight grandchildren, Kayla and Taylor Lott, Caitlin, Colton, Olivia and Delaney Dawkins, Dylan and Jacob Walsh and many beloved nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by parents, Delmar and Madge Dawkins; sister, Nancy Harper; and brother, Calvin Dawkins.

We would like to thank the family for all the love and support, especially Karen Hughes, Vicki Robinson and Karen Meloy.

Calling hours are Wednesday, September 3, 2014 from 6 to 9 P.M. with service Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 11 A.M. from the Armstrong Funeral Home Rt. 3 in Seville.

The family is requesting donations in lieu of flowers to help cover medical and burial expenses.