Buddy Joe Duncan, age 52 of Cushing/Yale area, passed away on Sunday, May 31, 2009 at the Cushing Regional Hospital.  Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Wednesday at the First Assembly of God, Yale.  Brother Randall Newby will officiate.
Arrangements are entrusted to Palmer Marler Funeral Home, Yale.
Buddy was born on July 24, 1956 in Glendale, California to the late Leonard and Georgia (Morey) Duncan.  He grew up in Cushing and graduated from Cushing High School in 1975.   Buddy worked as a nurse’s aide at Grace Living Center in Stillwater for a few years.  He also worked at McDonald’s and Arby’s.  Buddy married Earlene Rusco on September 19, 1998 in Cushing.  He was a member of the First Assembly of God in Yale.
Buddy enjoyed traveling and fishing. 
Buddy is survived by his wife Earlene Duncan of Yale, son John Duncan of Cushing, step-son Billy Don Rusco of Jennings, sister Betty Tinnie of Stillwater, grandchildren Billy J. Rusco and Jeremiah Rusco, and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Ernie Duncan and sister Helen Duncan.
Condolences and online guest book are available at www.palmermarlerfh.com.