Melba Jean Duncan, 85, passed away Friday, March 23, 2018 in Fort Worth. Funeral services will be Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Veale Creek Cemetery in Stephens County under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Melba was born August 13, 1932 in Bunger to the late Charles Alford and Willie Mable (Dooley) Johnson. She married Dean Ray Duncan November 22, 1989 in Pasadena, Texas and he preceded her in death June 11, 2000. Melba was retired and a member of Bethel Baptist Church.
Survivors include: daughters, Linda DeLong and husband, Bill of Southbend, Pat Evans of Odessa, Debbie Sullivan and husband, Ross of San Diego, CA, and Barbara Hirsbrunner and husband, Ronnie of Tennessee; sisters, Shirley Master of California and Lola Rowell of Minnesota; brother, James Johnson and wife, Pam of Lubbock; 10 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Jeanette Ross and sons, Kenneth Ross, Jr. and Johnny Ross.