Asa L. Duckworth


Passed: Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Funeral: Sunday, April 30, 2017

Age: 79
Location: Reidville

Asa Leonard Duckworth, 79, widower of Sharon Sherlin Duckworth, passed away April 25, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital.

A native of Spartanburg County, son of the late Furman Willie Duckworth and Sara Ruth Leonard Scoggins, he retired from C & C Trucking after 52 years of service where he earned the S.C. State Safe Driver of the Year Award, was a member of Reidville Masonic Lodge #102, Shriner and was of the Baptist faith.


Surviving are two daughters, Penny Jones (Michael) of Reidville and Kelly Duckworth Price (John) of Boiling Springs; five grandchildren, Samuel Jones (Neely), Anna Henderson, Nicholson Jones, Tori Duckworth and Erin Pemberton; and a sister-in-law, Ruth Duckworth.

Mr. Duckworth was predeceased by a brother, Phillip Avery Duckworth.

Funeral Services:

Graveside services will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, April 30, 2017 at Westwood Memorial Gardens, conducted by Rev. Jon Osborne.

Visitation will be held 6:00-8:00 p.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017 at The Wood Mortuary.

The family is at the home of Penny Jones, 113 Dark Wood Court, Woodruff, SC 29388.

Memorials may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 950 W. Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

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