A memorial service to celebrate the life of Samuel Terry Dukes, Sr., 78, of Lugoff, SC, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, September, 8, 2015 at Springvale Baptist Church, 1496 Springvale Road, Lugoff. Rev. Todd Horton will officiate. The family will receive friends at 1 p.m., one hour prior to the service at the church. An inurnment will be held at 5 p.m., Tuesday at Crestlawn Memorial Gardens, 4830 Columbia, Road, Orangeburg, SC 29118. Memorials may be made in Terry’s memory to Gideon’s International, PO Box 664, Lugoff, SC 29078.
Terry died Tuesday, September 1, 2015. He was born in Orangeburg, the son of the late James Asbury “Buster” Dukes and Bertha Riley Dukes. He was a retired manager for Southeastern Freight Lines and was currently a security guard for Finley House in Columbia. Terry was a member and Sunday school teacher at Springvale Baptist Church. He was also a former teacher, football coach and athletic director at Camden Military Academy.
Terry is survived by his daughter, Dawn Dukes Enberg (Erik) of Sylva, NC; son, Samuel Terry “Tipp” Dukes, Jr. (Josephine), of Newport, NC; grandchildren, Samuel “Trey” Dukes III, Ashley Dukes Seymour, Tyler Krutul, Gabe Grimaud, Garrison Grimaud, Riley Grace Grimaud, Lucas Enberg, Colin Enberg and Andrew Enberg; brothers, James Marion Dukes (Joyce) of Beaufort, SC, Jake Riley Dukes (Linda) of Albany, GA, Robert Cassidy Dukes of Erwin, NC and Don Darby Dukes (Trudy) of Leesville, SC; and the mother of his children, Lynn Haigler Morgan, her children, Ryan Morgan (Heather) and Darby Morgan, and her grandchildren, Owens Morgan, Mary Caston Morgan and Connor Morgan; and special cousins, Joyce M. Hicklin (Hugh) and George William “Bill” McMichael (Ichiko).
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the Dukes family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.