Originally created 07/17/04

Mrs. Delores Dukes (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga.- Mrs. Delores Dukes of White Pine Court, entered into rest on Tuesday, July 13, 2004 at St. Joseph Hospital. Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 17, 2004 at 1 p.m., at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. Burial will be at Mt. Olive Memorial Garden. Mrs. Dukes, a native of Brooklyn, N.Y., was retired from New York City Human Resources and was a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. Survivors are her husband, Judson Dukes; sons, David Gerald, Brooklyn, N.Y., Bennett Sweeney, Atlanta, and Bruce Dukes, Dell City, Va.; daughters, Venita Woods, Janice Dukes, Del City, Va., and Theresa Dukes, Bronx, N.Y.; two sisters, Rosemary Coleman, Bloomfield, N.J., and Gwendolyn Brown, Columbia, S.C.; brothers, Leroy Grant, Dumfries, Va., and Arthur Bennett, Augusta; and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives. The remains will lie in state at the church from 12 noon until the hour of service. Williams Funeral Home, 2945 Old Tobacco Road, H ephzibah. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle July 17, 2004