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Lemon Springs Baptist Cemetery
Thursday September 19th, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Cool Springs Baptist Church
Thursday September 19th, 2019

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Duane Howard McCartney

Duane Howard McCartney, 84 of Sanford passed away Friday, September 13, 2019. A Memorial service will be held at 12:00pm Thursday, September 19 at Cool Springs Baptist Church.


Duane was born on January 5, 1935 in Kankakee, IL, son of the late Howard Albert Fay McCartney and LaVona Vivian Brinkman McCartney. He was preceded in death by a brother, Rodney McCartney and an uncle, Paul Gresham. Duane was a graduate of the University of Northern Colorado and worked with the University of North Carolina at Greensboro for many years. He was a Veteran of the United States Marine Corps, a member of the American Legion and Cool Springs Baptist Church.  


Duane is survived by his wife, Nancy Denny McCartney; son, Matthew McCartney (Judy) of Richmond, VA; daughters, Shauna Leinbach of Glendale, WI and Kristen McCartney of Rochester, NY; grandchildren, Rebecca McCartney, Virginia McCartney, Micah Leinbach, and Joelle Leinbach; a brother, Brian McCartney (Lydia) of Charlotte; and a sister in law, Darlene McCartney of Virginia Beach, VA.


The family will greet friends beginning at 11:00am Thursday at Cool Springs Baptist Church.


Memorial contributions can be made to the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, 18251 Quantico Gateway Drive, Triangle, VA 22172.


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Joey Lambert = Lambert Computer Center Sep 23 2019 12:00 AM

Nancy-praying for you and Kristen. May God comfort and hold you in his arms.

Jamie Hockaday Sep 19 2019 12:00 AM

Rest in peace Duane Semper Fi From another old Marine . We were in VMA -223 in EL Toro California 1954 .

Marvin Galloway Sep 17 2019 12:00 AM

Duane was a sweet, kind and loving person. Never negative and was always encouraging to many.
I will miss.
Shelia Phillips

Shelia Phillips Sep 17 2019 12:00 AM

Praying for family.

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Dear McCartney Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. Peace and Gods Blessings to you all. Respectfully, The Jim & Clare Sloane & Family

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