Sadie G. Duncan



Sumter, SC .................Sadie G. Duncan, age 96, died on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at her home.

Born in Manchester, England, she was the daughter of the late George Sherlock and Olive Violet Simpson Sherlock. She eventually moved to London and was drafted into the Royal Army where she served during WWII. It was during this time that she met her husband Stuart, who was serving in the US Army. When the war was over, she moved to Connecticut with him and later began a career as a Clerk with the Probate Court. She retired after over 25 years of service. Sadie moved to SC in 1993 to live with her daughter and son-in-law. She enjoyed reading, listening to music, shopping and doing crossword puzzles. She will be remembered as a very loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Surviving are three daughters, Gail Jones and her husband Gary of FL, Sharon Soderberg and her husband Keith of Sumter and Pamela Opalacz and her husband Raymond of Lugoff; seven grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren; one sister-in-law, Jacqueline Sherlock of Connecticut and four nieces.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two brothers, George Sherlock and Desmond Cowan.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 11:00 am at the Bullock Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. David Richardson officiating.

Memorials may be made to Amedisys Hospice, 198 Wesmark Blvd, #2, Sumter, SC 29150 or to the Sumter SPCA, 1140 S Guignard Dr, Sumter, SC 29150.

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

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.