February 8, 1939 – May 6, 2020
Bryant Dukes, a resident of Colorado Springs since 1969, passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2020. He was a deputy for the Independent Order of Foresters (IOF) Insurance Company.
He was born February 8, 1939 to Jennings Dukes and Ella (Wiley) Dukes in Henderson, Texas. He married Ruby Ann Phillips on July 22, 1960 in Lubbock, Texas.
He loved to fish and hunt, travel, go camping, and watch his kids and grandkids be involved in sports. He was also a member of Mountain View Church of Christ.
Bryant is survived by his wife, Ruby Dukes; his children: DeWayne Dukes (Amy) of Overland Park, Kansas, and Melinda Grinde (Jesse) of Falcon, Colorado; two sisters: Lettie Foster of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, and Ann Moore of Colorado Springs; 6 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters.
Private family services are planned for a later date.
Memorials in Bryant’s name may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, https://www.stjude.org/