Duke Marvin Pope

05/26/1944 - 09/06/2021

There will be a private family only viewing.

Please sign the online guestbook and send a Hugs from Home.

Print

Subscribe to updates for Duke Pope


Please choose your subscription settings below, you can unsubscribe through email at any time.


Email me when someone posts in the guestbook

Email me when an update is made to the obituary

Email me on the anniversary of passing

Subscription

Duke Marvin Pope, 77, died peacefully Monday, September 6, 2021, surrounded by loved ones. He was born in Mitchellsburg, Kentucky on May 26, 1944, to the late John Howard and Mamie O. Cowans Pope. Duke was a Danville High School graduate and former employee at KJZZ in Utah, being elected as employee of excellence twice. He enjoyed fishing, working in the yard, talking with family and friends, walking, riding his bike and cutting up with loved ones. Duke absolutely adored his family and was a loving father, grandfather, uncle, and stepfather. In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by a son, James Douglas Pope; three brothers, John H. Pope, William Eugene Pope, Cecil Pope; three sisters, Patsy L. Young, Emma Pearl McCormick and Virginia Louis Ellington; an ex-wife and friend, Kitty Marie McKinzy McGill and his fiancée, Pearlie Baskin Lee.

He is survived by his love, Tina White; one son, Marvin Lee Porter; a sister, Katherine Robinson; stepchildren, William Welch, Evette Norris, Joshua White, Jordan White, Orlando ‘Johnny’ Byrd, Ronald Broston, James Clay; 32 grandchildren, three great grandchildren; special little buddies, Zion and Catalina and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

There will be a private family only viewing. Please sign the online guestbook and send a Hugs from Home.

Light A Candle

Light A Candle for a loved one, leave your name and choose an image.

Choose a candle or special image.