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Elliott Ricardo “Ell” Duncan

Elliott Ricardo “Ell” Duncan, 56, of Port Arthur died Thursday, January 16, 2020, with his family by his side at The Medical Center of Southeast TX following a courageous battle with brain cancer.

He professed his belief in Christ at an early age and attended Mount Calvary Baptist Church.

Ell was a 1981 graduate of Abraham Lincoln High School.

A homegoing celebration is scheduled for Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Mount Calvary Baptist Church with a viewing from 9:00 until 11:00 a.m.

Burial will follow in Live Oak Cemetery under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.

Ell leaves to cherish his precious and humorous memories: three sons, Duriel Taylor (Shantelle) of Lake Charles, Elliott Duncan, Jr., Elijah Swallow; five daughters, Shekeisha January, Courtney Duncan, Chrisytal Duncan, Jordan Duncan, Justice Duncan all of Port Arthur; father, Toby Duncan; four sisters, Peggy Pier of Beaumont, Brenda Queen (Paul), Cynthia Jenkins (Ray), Martini Henry (Robert); four brothers, Toby Jr. (Cecilia), Glen (Karen), William (Rhonda), all of Port Arthur, Eric Duncan of Springfield, Ohio; thirteen grandchildren; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Elliott is preceded in death by his mother, Lena; sister, Karen, and three brothers, David, Rory, and Joe Duncan.