MACON, Sr., Duane A., age 62, of Dayton, Ohio, departed this life unexpectedly Friday, September 27, 2019. Preceded in death by his mother, Freda Macon; father, Eugene Macon Sr. brother, Eugene Macon Jr.; aunts, Amy Moore and Eva Moore; best friend, Danny Nelson Smith. He leaves to cherish his memory, children, Duane A. Macon Jr., Alicia Nichole Miller; grandchildren, Duane A. III and Nichelle Macon, Avery Miller; aunts, Benny Mae Moore, Sara Phelps; mothers of his children, Rene Johnson, Yvonne Miller; best friends, Roy (Michele) Graham, Kirk McDaniels, Keith Rakestraw, Chris Hardin, Nichole “Nikki” Beinel; special friend, Cassandra Cook; a host of relatives and friends. Funeral service will be held 12:30 pm Thursday, October 10, 2019 at House of Wheat Funeral Home, Inc., 2107 N. Gettysburg Ave. Visitation 9 am-12:30 pm. Family will receive friends 11:30 am-12:30 pm. Interment Dayton National Cemetery.