1cloudsHOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - Eugene Dukes, Jr., 45, of Earlington, KY passed away at 5:07 a.m. on Monday, August 19, 2013 at Baptist Health Madisonville.

He was born on April 5, 1968 in Chicago, IL to the late Mary Royal Dukes Harvey and Eugene Dukes, Sr. He was a truck driver for Whitco Trucking in White Plains, KY. He was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his wife of twenty-five years, Elizabeth Dukes; his daughters, Annie (Shawn) Branson of Manitou, KY, Miranda Dukes of Madisonville, KY and Courtney Dukes of Earlington; his brothers, Wayne Dukes and John (Tammy) Dukes both of Dawson Springs, KY; his sister, Chasity (David) Oakley of Nortonville, KY; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 in the chapel of Harris Funeral Home in Madisonville with Bro. Matthew Williams officiating. Private burial to be held at a later date.

Visitation will be from 11a.m. until the service hour Wednesday at Harris Funeral Home.

Condolences may be made to the family at www.harrisfuneralinc.com.

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
1 DOW 17,776.12
-200.19 (-1.11%)    
2 S&P 2,067.89
-18.35 (-0.88%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,900.88
-46.56 (-0.94%)    
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 6084

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5548

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5252

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5200

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 4873

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 24, 2015 4340

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 14213

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11701

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 30, 2015 4873

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 2760

Man Charged for Selling Drugs from Red Cardinal…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 2727

Juvenile Arrested for Cruelty to Animals

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
March 30, 2015 2713

Two Charged in Bremen Meth Bust

by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
March 30, 2015 2426

Report of Suspicious Man Ends with PI, Meth…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 31, 2015 1936

Man Charged for Driving While under Influence of…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 1555

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - March 30,…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 29, 2015 1554

Huge Turnout Joins to Support Shanice Bean Family

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 31, 2015 1273

Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 1224

Hopkins County Sheriff's Arrest Reports

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office