Obituary: Rozella L. Duncan

December 22, 1931 – February 14, 2020

Rozella L Duncan, 88, of Bedford, passed away Friday, February 14, 2020, at her home surrounded by her family and the people that loved her.

She was born on December 22, 1931, in Indianapolis, Indiana. The daughter of Calvin Glenn Richardson and Hazel West Richardson both deceased.

Survivors include her sisters, Erma Dean Crider of Indianapolis, Marlene Cecil of Indianapolis and Vonda Magee of Indianapolis. She had one sister Elnora of California who passed away. Five sons, Mark Duncan and wife Pam, Larry Duncan and wife Barbara, Rick Duncan and wife Patsy, Dale Duncan and wife Bobbie all of Bedford and one son Dennis Duncan deceased. There were several grandchildren, Jason Duncan, Angie Tidd Duncan, Justin Duncan, Kimberly Duncan, Sarah Terry Duncan, Matthew Duncan, John Coe, Thessaney Taylor, and Lisa Duncan. She also had several great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Laverne Duncan and two grandchildren, April Duncan and Lori Duncan.

Rozella lived her life with one purpose and that was to see that all of her family came to know the Lord. She was a devout Christian woman that lived her life for God. A founding member of Grace Full Gospel Church she was always there whenever the doors were open to set an example for others. She was kind to everyone she met and loved everybody she came in touch with. She was a fighter against Cancer. She fought breast cancer for 27 years before it finally took her life. Many times, she called on the Lord to help her fight this terrible disease and He answered her prayers. She lived her life faithfully and with purpose. We wish to thank Pastor Brent O’Neal and Grace Full Gospel family for the love and support that they showed to our mother during this time. Thanks also go to the IU medical staff and doctors that have taken great care of Rozella. Thank you for your many years of love and service to her.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, February 18th at Grace Full Gospel Church with Brent O’Neal officiating. Burial will follow in the Leatherwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday, February 17th and from 10 a.m. until the hour of service on
Tuesday, February 18th at Grace Full Gospel Church.

The family asks that friends consider memorial contributions be made to the Grace Full Gospel Church.

Family and friends may express condolences at www.daycarter.com.

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