Ernest "Duane" Deel

May 1, 1946 ~ September 18, 2021 (age 75)


Duane Deel, age 75 of Mooresburg, TN went to play a golden piano for his Lord on September 18, 2021. Duane never met a stranger and loved to fish. He was one of the most kind people you have ever met. He was a member at New Life Baptist Church where he proudly played the piano

Duane was preceded in death by his parents, Bud and Ruby Deel.

He is survived by his best friend and wife of ten years, Sue Deel; children, Eric Deel, wife Jennifer, Brad Deel, girlfriend Mandy, Selena Hayes, husband Dustin, and Bryan Hicks, wife Kacie; 11 grandchildren, one great-grandchild; one sister, Dianna Fuller, and Wallace and Judy Parks, who were like a brother and sister. He is also survived by a host of other family and friends, especially his numerous fishing buddies.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 7PM in the chapel of Mayes Mortuary with Pastor, Jim Hubbard officiating, and Jerry Vitato will be speaking. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service beginning at 5PM until time of the service. A graveside service will be held on Friday, September 24, 2021 at 10AM in White Pine Cemetery.

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September 23, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Mayes Mortuary (Morristown)

Funeral Service
September 23, 2021

7:00 PM
Mayes Mortuary Chapel

Graveside Service
September 24, 2021

10:00 AM
White Pine Cemetery
1605 Moyers St,
White Pine, TN 37890

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