HOUSTON – Emma Frances Duncan, 87, died Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at Shearer Richardson Nursing Home in Okolona. She was born March 28, 1926, in Chickasaw County to Richard G. Boyce and Sally Huffman Boyce.
She owned and operated a beauty shop in Memphis until her retirement when she moved to Houston. She was a member of Macedonia Methodist Church.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at Macedonia Methodist Church at Houston with Bro. Gregg Worthey and Bro. Steve Lampkin officiating. Burial will be in Macedonia Cemetery. Southern Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by her caregivers, Gerald and Ruby Worthey, and Jimmy and Shirley Davis; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Charles Duncan; a daughter, Kimmie Dale Duncan; and three brothers, Curtis Boyce, Will Boyce, and Jady Boyce.
Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Macedonia Methodist Church.
Online condolences may be made to www.southernfuneralchapel.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Macedonia Methodist Church.