Donald Dwight (Duck) Askew, 56, of Texarkana, died at home Wednesday, January 2, 2013, after an extended illness. Mr. Askew was a retired electrician and a member of Union Baptist Church in Bodcaw. He is survived by his maternal grandmother, Pearl McWhorter; parents, Rufus and Ruby Askew; sister and brother-in-law, Cheryle and Carl Cornelius; brother and sister-in-law, David and Carol Askew; daughters and sons-in- law, Rebecca and Jimmy Wooten, Meagan and Tyler Beard; daughter, Jessica Askew; son, Zain Askew; grandchildren, Deanna Askew, and Chasity Wynn; and numerous nieces and nephews A memorial service will be held at Union Baptist Church in Bodcaw on Saturday January 5, at 2 p.m., with Reverend Joe Brown presiding. All friends and family members are invited to come and honor his life. Arrangements are by Hilliard Funeral Home.