Buddy F. Duckett, 69, of Dalton, GA, died Tuesday July 17, 2012 at the local hospital.
Buddy was born March 1, 1943 in Trion, GA, a son of the late Jess and Ruby Lewallen Duckett; and was also preceded in death by his brothers, Bobby and Michael Duckett; and one infant sister.
He was a member of the Dalton Masonic Lodge 105.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Yvonne Dianne Duckett; son, Marion Duckett of Dalton; grandsons, Scott Duckett of Chatsworth and Brad Duckett of Atlanta; great-grandchild, Paysley Duckett; niece, Sherry White of Rocky Face; nephew, Brian Duckett of Chatsworth; and several special cousins, nieces and friends.
Services to celebrate the life of Mr. Buddy F. Duckett will be held Friday July 20, at 3 p.m. from the Ponders Melrose Chapel with Reverend Bruce Beach, Reverend Aaron Jones, and Reverend Paul Armstrong officiating. Interment will follow in the Whitfield Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5-9 p.m. on Thursday, July 19.
Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel.