Durwood Duke Alphin
July 28, 1945 – March 5, 2023
WENDELL – Durwood Duke Alphin, 77, departed this life on Sunday. He was born in Wake County to the late Joseph Hargett and Beatrice Collins Alphin, Jr. Duke was a farmer, a dad, & Papa. He did what he loved and loved what he did. He was dearly loved by his family and friends and will be missed by all that knew him. He was preceded in death by his wife of over 25 years Ann Dora Whitley Alphin,
Graveside service will be at 2:00pm, Saturday, March 11, 2023 at Hephzibah Baptist Church located at 1794 Wendell Blvd., Wendell NC.
He is survived by his son, Pete Alphin (Kelly), his daughter, Stephanie Andrews (Clint), his brother, J.H. Alphin, all of Wendell, grandchildren; Cody Alphin (Morgan), Cole Alphin, Margaret Ann Andrews and Whitley Andrews.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Wakefield Central Baptist Church or Hephzibah Baptist Church.
A visitation will be held at 6-7:30 pm, Friday, March 10, 2023 at Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneral.com