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Donald Richard Buck

May 12, 1945 — March 30, 2021

MORRISVILLE- Mr. Donald Richard Buck, 75, passed away Tuesday, March 30, 2021.

Mr. Buck was born on May 12, 1945 to the late Ernest and Evelyn Buck in Beaufort County, NC. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy from January of 1964 to February of 1969. He worked for Eastern Airlines until his retirement. Donald’s unwavering devotion and dedication to his wife, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, is his legacy.

Mr. Buck is survived by his wife of 55 years, Joyce Roebuck Buck; two children, Tamura Ann and Donna René; grandchildren, Jessica Ann (Drew), Jordan Tayler (Andrew), Mandy Elizabeth (Nick), Joanna Caroline (Michael), Darian René, and Amelia Mason; great-grandchildren, Summer Ann, Stanley James “Tripp”, Maddox Benjamin, Noah David, and Harper Elizabeth; two brothers, his sister, mother-in-law, and his two sisters-in-law.

A private service will be held for immediate family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Durham VA Hospital’s Hospice Fund at

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