Ernest Duty

Powhatan Community Cemetery

        Ernest Duty,77, of Cumberland, went to be with the Lord, January 21, 2009.

        He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Shirley Duty; two sons, Matthew Duty, Paul Duty (Kay), all of Cumberland; four grandsons, Jeffery Duty (Jenny), Tyler Duty (Tiffany), Ryan and Allen Duty; two granddaughters, Lark Litogot, Quinn Duty; three great-grandchildren, Ryker, Liberty, Annalee; special nephew, Dale Lethco (Pam) and many other nephews and nieces.

        Ernest was the pastor of Full Gospel Church, Powhatan. He was preceded in death by one son, Mark Duty.

        The family received friends Friday, January 23, 2009, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Full Gospel Church and where funeral services were held at 7 p.m. following visitation. Interment Saturday 11 a.m. in the Powhatan Community Cemetery. Bennett & Barden Funeral Home, Powhatan conducting services.

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