Barbara J. Duckett
(February 26, 1933 - June 25, 2011)
Barbara J. Duckett, 78, of Linton, IN, formerly of Shelbyville, died at 10:15 a.m. Saturday, June 25, 2011 at Glenburn Home, Linton, IN.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at Howe and Yockey Funeral Home, Shelbyville with Rev. Kevin Ray officiating. Visitation from noon until 2:00 p.m. Tuesday. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville. Memorials may be given to the Shelbyville Garden Club for the Memorial Sunken Garden Project or the Activity Fund of Glenburn Home, RR 2 Box 208, Linton, IN 47441.
Barbara was born on February 26, 1933 in Shelbyville, IL, the daughter of Morris F. and Fern I. Adams Shuff. She graduated from Shelbyville High School in the Class of 1952. She was a homemaker and worked at the Morgan House in Shelbyville for many years. She married Raymond E. Durbin on August 23, 1954. He died on August 31, 1976. She married Gerald B. Duckett on June 10, 1997. He died on May 6, 2004.
Surviving are her daughters, Linda White and husband Larry of Linton, IN and Ruby Shupe and husband Brad of Effingham; step-children, Darryl Duckett of California, Michael Duckett and wife Tomara of Fredericksburg, VA, Laura Walther and husband Larry of San Marcos, CA and Cheryl Ikemire and husband Scott of Naperville, IL; brother, Raymond Shuff and wife Delores of Shelbyville; sisters, Delores Adams of Shelbyville and Florence Durbin and husband Elza of Windsor; grandchildren, Nikki White, Ashley Mathis and husband Travis and Kim, Ryan and Darin Shupe; step-grandchildren, Sheryl, Erica and Mitchell Marx, Danielle and Matthew Ikemire and Alyx and Logan Duckett; and great grandson, Banx Mathis.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Raymond Durbin and Gerald Duckett; son, Noel Durbin; brother, Morris Shuff, Jr.; and sister, Kathern Henderson.
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