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Hazel Elizabeth (Bowden) Dukes

Tuesday, May 16,2017

Hazel Dukes

Hazel Elizabeth (Bowden) Dukes, after a long illness, died peacefully Friday, May 12, 2017 at her home in Enterprise, AL, surrounded by her grandchildren.  It was her 84th birthday.  She was the third child of Charlie and Winnie Dell Bowden.  She would live in Elba her teenage years and then move to Florida, where she met her future husband, Arthur.  Hazel and Arthur were married in 1949 and moved to Jackson, Mississippi shortly thereafter, where they lived the next 45 years. To this union, a girl, Elizabeth Dell was born on January 28, 1960.

In keeping with Mrs. Dukes wishes, she has been cremated with memorial services to follow at a later date. Sorrells Funeral Home and Crematory of Enterprise is in charge.
As Hazel and Arthur aged, they moved back to Elba and eventually Enterprise.  
Mrs. Dukes was preceded in death by her husband Arthur; daughter Liz; parents Charlie and Winnie Dell Bowden; brother, Paul Bowden, Phenix City, AL; and sister Mary Snyder, Niceville, FL.

Mrs. Dukes is survived by her grandchildren, CJ and Ann, Enterprise; brothers Charles Bowden and Robert Bowden, Elba, A: sisters Carolyn Blackmon and Catherine Young, Elba, A, and numerous nieces and nephews.
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