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Anna Duckworth

April 11, 1930 — November 4, 2022

Tilden, KY

Anna Sue Gibson Duckworth 92, of Tilden, KY passed away at home under the care of her family and St. Anthony’s Hospice. She was born on April 11, 1930 to the late Omer and Nellie Barnett Gibson. She was a 1948 graduate of the Poole High School and attended Tilden General Baptist Church in Tilden, KY, where she taught a host of children through Sunday School and Vacation Bible School. She was a longtime volunteer for the local area and state 4-H program, and volunteered for any school and community activity her children were involved in. She was preceded in death by her husband Rogers Duckworth, and 2 brothers Mack and Charlie Gibson. Survivors include her 3 daughters Patty(Phillip) Tapp of Dixon, KY; Janie(Ken) Murphy of Columbia, TN and Reva D. Mitchell of Henderson, KY; 1 son Joseph Duckworth of Greenville, KY; a sister-in-law Ovalene Gibson of Poole, KY; 9 grandchildren David(Suzanne) Tapp, Daniel Tapp, Susan Overton, Margaret(Andy) Herrmann, James Porter, Justin(Laura) Duckworth, Joshua Duckworth, Nikki Bennett  and Michelle(J.D.) Devlin; 13 great grandchildren and her caregivers Cindy Cornwell and Jenny Stone. Funeral services will be held at 11am on Tuesday November 8th, 2022 at Townsend Funeral Home in Dixon, KY. Bro. Danny Book and Bro. Earle Eversole will officiate. Burial will be in Shady Grove Cemetery in Poole, KY. Visitation will be from 5-8pm on Monday and from 9am until service time on Tuesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Anthony’s Hospice 2410 S. Green Street Henderson, KY 42420. Online condolences can be made at

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