Walter Michael “Mike” Duck, a lifelong resident of Baldwin County, Spanish Fort, Foley and Bay Minette, passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2022, at the age of 75.
Mike had a passion for learning. He was a lifelong educator and served as Assistant Principal at Foley High School for many years, as well as Principal of Baldwin County High School in Bay Minette and TIFT County High School in Tifton, Georgia. He served as President for the Baldwin County Teachers Credit Union Board for many years, as well as being involved in other educational organizations. But Mike’s true love was for his family, whom he loved dearly.
Mike is preceded in death by his parents, Walter Glen Duck and Lois Williams Duck.
He is survived by his loving wife of 22 years, Debra G. Duck; four children, Whitney Duck Sullivan (Tim) of Richmond Hill, GA, William Michael Duck of Canton, GA, Evan Goodwin (Shannon) of Vestavia, AL, Jenna G. Arndt (Chris) of Spanish Fort, AL; eight grandchildren; as well as many other relatives and friends, whom he loved.
The family will hold a private service at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to The Baldwin County Educational Coalition at https://betterbaldwin.com/ Then click the red “Donate” button at the upper right corner of the page.
Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is assisting the family.