Mrs. Ruth Ann Duncan, age 81, of Silver Creek, passed away on Friday March 19, 2021, at a local hospital following a brief illness. Mrs. Duncan was born on May 15, 1939, in Old Town, FL daughter of the late John Frank Royer and the late Myrle Ellen Williams Royer Grimes. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Audley Harvey "Jack" Duncan. Mrs. Duncan was employed for several years in the health care industry, specifically, nursing homes in the Rome area. The last position she held was the Activities Director at the Golden Living Center, retiring after 14 years of service. She was an avid reader, cook, collector of cookbooks and was of the Baptist Faith. Survivors include her son, Jack Royer Duncan (Shari), Rome; 2 daughters, Flora Parker (Edward), Silver Creek, and Jennifer Duncan, Rome; 5 grandchildren whom she adored; Aubie Brock (Bobby), Alex, Anna Ruth, Liam and Jax Parker, Silver Creek; 1 great-grandchild, Harper Ann Brock, Silver Creek. A memorial service will be held later for the immediate family members. The Rev. Chyanne Russell will officiate. Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, makes this announcement for the family.
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