Otis Dale Duckett, 80, of Dexter, Ore., passed away peacefully in his sleep, at his home, in the early morning of July 28. Dale was born Oxct. 25, 1941, in Neosho, Mo., to Otis and Iva Duckett.
He lived in Missouri, Arizona, and California. In 1953, when he was about 12, Dale’s family settled on a small farm in Dexter, near Mount Zion, where he lived until his death.
He was graduated from Pleasant Hill High School and went on to work for the U.S. Forest Service, where he retired after . . .