Born Feb. 14, 1919, in Jackson, Tenn., son of the late Othello and Bertha Glenn Duffy, he was a U.S. veteran of WWII, where he received two bronze stars and a good conduct medal. He was a farmer and attended Pascola Baptist Church.
On Oct. 2, 1946, in Pascola, Mo., he married Frances Fields, who survives.
Survivors also included one son, Greg Duffy and wife, Nora, of Hayti, Mo.; two brothers, Floyd and Irving Duffy, of Doniphan, Mo.; one sister, Callie Mae Wenzelberger, of St. Louis, Mo.; four grandchildren, Heather Mitchell, Samantha Rawls and Katelyn and Caleb Duffy, all of Hayti and one great-grandchild, Shea Maxwell of Hayti.
He was preceded in death by two sisters and three brothers.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 21, at the John W. German Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti with Bro. Charles Blackburn officiating.
Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers were Brad Pate, Matt Rudd, Larry Norman, Michael Gilmore, Tyrone Hendershot and Charles Cain.
Honorary pallbearers were Caleb Duffy and Trey Mitchell.
Memorials may be made to the St. Francis Medical Center Foundation, Open Heart Team, 211 St. Francis Drive, Cape Girardeau, Mo. 63703.