Rebecca Dukes

Tuesday, June 14, 2005

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Rebecca Lynn "Becky" Dukes, 48, of Sikeston died Monday, June 13, 2005, at her home.

She was born Sept. 1, 1956, in Sikeston, daughter of Donald Ceifus and Mary Ellen Parks Crone.

Dukes had been an insurance and bank secretary. She was a member of Bethel Missionary Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son, Ryan Dukes of the home; a daughter, Heather Wibbenmeyer of Sikeston; two brothers, Alden Crone of Morley, Mo., James Crone of Branson, Mo.; four sisters, Velma Carpenter of Bell City, Mo., Wisa Worley of Sikeston, Beth Kauffman of Warner Robins, Ga., and Tina Parks of Morehouse, Mo.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Friends may call at Blanchard Funeral Chapel from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel, with the Rev. Jerry Adams officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hills Cemetery at Morley.