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Gurna Mae "Louise" Powell Duke-Keith
Birth: Nov. 20, 1923
Ovil
Christian County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 2007
La Mirada
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Maiden Name: Powell
Born in Christian County Kentucky

Married a Fireman (Chester Hale Duke) in 1940
Married a Welder (Edward Keith) in 1965 or 1966

Moved to California in 1961

Sired 4 Sons and 1 Daughter

Son Don Duke (Wife Isela)
Son Dan Duke (Wife Diana)
Son Dave Duke (Wife Cindy)
Daughter Joyce Pritchett
Son Jack Duke (Wife Tina)

20 Grandchildren, 6 Great Grand Children
1 Great Great Grandchild

Brothers William B. Powell (Wife Lucy), Marvin C. Lacy(Wife Cozette), J.C. Powell (Wife Venita)

Divorced Chester and later Married Eddie Keith

Cause of Death: Pancreatic Cancer

Funeral Conducted 3 Feb 2007 in the
Hope Chapel and Officiated/Interred at
Forest Lawn Cemetery, in Cypress, California

People are not Dead until they are Forgotten

Mother of Actor Joe Casino (AKA Don Duke) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Benjamin Lusher Powell (1856 - 1944)
  Flossie Bell Bearden Powell (1895 - 1965)
 
 Spouses:
  Edward Keith (1924 - 1973)
  Chester Hale Duke (1922 - 1976)
 
 Children:
  Donald Joe Duke (1943 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marvin Cleveland Lacy (1915 - 2004)**
  William Benjamin Powell (1921 - ____)*
  Gurna Mae Powell Duke-Keith (1923 - 2007)
  Jesse Chester Powell (1928 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Beloved Mother and Grandmother

Gurna Louise Keith

Born - November 20, 1923

Went to be with Jesus

January 23, 2007

We Miss you and

We Love you Mom
 
Note: Family Maintains Headstone in a Serviceable Condition by Cleaning with Either WD-40 or Baby Oil
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Cypress)
Cypress
Orange County
California, USA
 
Created by: Donald Joe Duke (AKA Joe...
Record added: May 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27121629
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- Ms. Marilyn K.
 Added: Mar. 9, 2013
Rest In Peace Gurna Mae.
- cw
 Added: Oct. 8, 2012

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 Added: Sep. 26, 2008
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