|Birth: ||Aug. 28, 1902|
|Death: ||Mar. 6, 1969|
North Little Rock
This memorial is dedicated to my grandfather, we called him Papo. He lived to be only sixty six years, seven months and twelve days old.
Papo married Adel Oliver on October 26, 1927 in Desoto, Jackson County, Illinois
My papo was a car inspector for the Missouri Pacific railroad Company. He was very lucky to get the job, it was doing the depression and jobs was difficult to find. In 1934 the railroad transferred him to North Little Rock, Arkansas. He would get free passes from the railroad a couple times a year and he would take his family back to Illinois to visit, eventually the railroad stopped the free passes and the trips slowed down as well.
He was much loved and respected by his family and many friends that he had two funerals, one in North Little Rock that even the Mayor sent his condolences and his last in his hometown of Ullin.
I was looking through the pictures again and I found one of Papo with a bunch of big mouth Bass on a stringer in one hand and a fishing pole in the other. I have forgotten how much he loved to fish.
Glenard V. Duckworth, 66, North Little Rock., formerly of Perks, died Thursday morning on arrival at the hospital as the result of a heart attack.
He was a member of the Church of Christ, North Little Rock: a retired car inspector for the Missouri Pacific Railroad; and a member of B of RCA, Little Rock.
Survivors are his widow Adel; two daughters, Mrs. Louis Brown, Alameda, Calif; and Mrs. Wanda Watts, Pine Bluff, Ark; a sister Mrs. Frank Dillingham, Cairo, a brother, Howard Duckworth Dongola; and four grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at Owen Funeral Home, North Litttle Rock at 10a.m. Saturday. The body will be brought to Stoner Funeral Home, Ullin, where friends may call after 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Jewell W. Norman, minister of the Cairo Church of Christ, will conduct a short service at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral hime. Burial will be in the Ullin Cemetery, with Stoner Funeral Home in charge.
He was preceded in death by three children
Victor, June and Grace Evlyn
He was the son of Justus Duckworth and Angeline Moore.
He was the brother of Willie, Walter, Belle, Charlie, Grace Maggie, Howard, Eligha,Angeline and Flossie
He has many notable ancestors that include
American Revoluionary War soldiers Isaac Bullard, Stephen Dolph, Asa Moore and John Brown
Henry Adams and Edith Squire, the progenitors in New England of a distinguished American family
including Presidents John Adams and his son John Quncy Adams. Glenard descends through Henry and Edith's son Henry and his wife Elizabeth Paine.
Saint Gondolfus and his descendants
Saint Arnulf Of Metz and his wife Saint Dode,(whose great grandmother was Saint Dode of Reims) Their son Ansegisen of Metz and his wife Saint Begga, whose grandson was Charles Martel and were the third great grandparents of Charlemagne and through his son Louis the Pious
William de Lanvallei
Allan (Algernon) de Percy and his mother
Emma de Port
Henry Hotspur Percy
Henry Percy, he married Eleanor Neville, whose mother was Joan Beaufort. Joan was the daughter of John of Gaunt and Katherine Swynford. John's parents were
Edward III of England and Philippa of Hainault. Whom Edward was the fifth great grandson of William the Conqueror and Matilda of Flanders
William the Conqueror's ancestors The Dukes of Normandy at Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen" and L'Abbatiale de la TrinitÚ
Robert of Normandy
He also descends from Richard "Strongbow" de Clare who married Aoife MacMurrough. She descends from line of Irish Kings whose ancestors were Eochaid Buaid, he was the forty second great grandchild of NÚl Nemnach mac Fˇeniusa Farsaid and Scota of Egypt. Scota was the daughter of Pharaoh Akhenaten IV, half sister toPharaoh Tutankhamun. Scota paternal great grandparents were Yuya and Tjuyu. Some scholars believe that Yuya was the biblical Joseph.
Tamar Tephi ha-David, the 16 great granddaughter of King David and Bathsheba
Justus Duckworth (1860 - 1940)
Angeline Moore Duckworth (1867 - 1945)
Adel Oliver Duckworth (1907 - 2006)
Victor Duckworth (1923 - 1924)*
June Margaret Duckworth (1925 - 1927)*
Grace Evlyn Duckworth (1928 - 1929)*
Wanda Ruth Duckworth Watts (1930 - 2005)*
Maintained by: A.D.L
Originally Created by: L. C. B.
Record added: Sep 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21738558