Jillian Colleen Dukes



Sumter, SC... Jillian Colleen Dukes, age 30, died on Monday, October 2, 2017 at her residence.

She was the daughter of Sandra Worrell Dukes and the late Moses Dukes Jr. Born and raised in Sumter, Jillian was an accomplished musician who learned to play several musical instruments. She was a member of the band in middle school as well as Lakewood High School. She also enjoyed gardening, from which she learned from her mother. Her favorite quote taught to her by her mother was "Success is going from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” Jillian is remembered as a very loving and caring soul who made friends easily every where she went. The relationships formed with her family and friends was the most important part of her life. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Surviving in addition to her mother are; two brothers, Nicholas Dukes of Bishopville and Kenneth M. Dukes of Columbia and three sisters, Savannah Lynn Gloria and her husband Dave of San Diego, CA, Andrea Dukes McCray and her husband Lorenzo of Columbia and Pamela Harvin and her husband Byron of Columbia.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 4:00 pm in the Bullock Funeral Home Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to Bullock Funeral Home.

You may go to www.bullockfuneralhome.com and sign the family’s guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.