Jean Flowers Paschal Duke, 79, passed away Sunday, February 8, 2015. She was born February 6, 1936 in Johnston County to the late Captain Adams Flowers and Patience Caroline Sellers Flowers. Jean retired from Wake County Public Schools. She was a member of Union Chapel Baptist Church.
Funeral service 11:00 am, Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service Chapel, 944 Old Knight Rd., Knightdale, 27545. Burial will follow at Raleigh Memorial Park. The family will receive relatives and friends Tuesday, February 10, 2015 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm at the funeral home and other times at the home, 1033 Green Pace Rd., Zebulon, 27597.
Surviving: husband, John Duke; sons: Sam Paschal (Sybil), Kenneth Paschal (Amy) both of Knightdale; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; brothers, Charles Flowers of Climax, Dan Flowers of Garner; sister, Mary F. Douglas of Garner; daughters-in-law, Wendy C. Duke of Burlington, Vanessa Duke of Zebulon.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by first husband, Bobby Paschal; siblings:
Donald Flowers, Lola Flowers, Arah Carroll, Vara Smith, Lemmie Flowers, Argie Johnson, Janet Flowers and Elizabeth Thorton, and step-son, John Christopher Duke.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The Education Fund of Kaitlin Elaine Duke, c/o of your local SECU branch.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.