Edward Dukes, 93, of Alma passed away on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at his home. He was a retired engineer and land surveyor and he attended the Pigeon Creek Freewill Baptist Church in Mountainburg. He was born Feb. 17, 1925, in Fort Smith to the late Jess and Laura (DeWitt) Dukes. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Velma Moore Dukes.
Survivors include two daughters, Sharon Ingwersen and husband Ronald of Van Buren and Karen Butler and husband Larry of Sanger, Calif.; six grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Friday at Ocker Chapel of Alma with interment at Pope Cemetery under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home of Alma.
Pallbearers will be Darin Cochrum, Zach Chipman, Jimmy Brooks, Charles Brooks, Jimmy Moore and Ron McPhail.
Honorary pallbearers Don Moore and O.J. Moore.
To place an online tribute please visit www.ockerfuneralhome.com.