Carrie Lee Dukes was born Jan. 1, 1914 to Frank and Jessie Moore. She departed this life at the age of 98 on October 25 in Atlanta, Georgia in the care of her granddaughter, Scheherazade Taylor and family.
Carrie was a member of St. Rest Baptist Church for several decades. She was a devoted member of the adult Sunday School Class. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; her beloved daughter, Essie L. Sears; two sisters; and two brothers.
She leaves to cherish her loving memory two granddaughters, Scheherazade (Sherry) Taylor and Eva Marie Vivian; a loving grandson-in-law, Charles A. Taylor; two great-grandchildren, Aaron and Charlana Taylor; devoted niece, Crystal Underwood; loving nephew, RJ Major; and other grand nieces and nephews, cousins, relatives and devoted friends.
A memorial service will be held at St. Rest Baptist Church, 611 East Union Street, Minden on Saturday, November 10 at 11 a.m.