Jackson County Superintendent Kevin Dukes Passes Away


Jackson County Superintendent Kevin Dukes has passed away, according to the Jackson County Schools social media platforms.

Dukes was serving his second term as Superintendent of the Jackson County School System when he passed.

The following arrangements were provided to the public via the Jackson County School System’s official twitter account (@JCBOEal):

Arrangements for: Mr. Kevin Dukes Visitation: Friday, June 24th 11:00-2:00 Funeral 2:00 Section High School Gymnasium 141 AL HWY 71 Section, AL 35771 Section Funeral Home will conduct the service. Flowers will be accepted, however according the the Section Funeral Home Facebook page; in lieu of flowers, the family will be accepting donation in Dukes’ honor for the Jackson County Innovation Center using the following information:

Jackson County Innovation Center in memory of Kevin Dukes
First Southern State Bank
20 Micah Way
Scottsboro, AL 35769

Dukes is survived by his wife, Shannon Dukes and children; Laurel Grace, Sam, and Will Dukes.

by Orey Yates