Floyd E. Durham(1928-2013)

Floyd E. Durham of Lockeford died January 20, 2013 in Lodi at the age of 84. He was born to Rex R. and Blanche E. Durham in Jay, OK on September 11, 1928. He met and married his wife, Martha, in Germany in May of 1958 while serving in the US Army. During his Army service Floyd served in Japan, Korea, Germany, and Vietnam, and also several stations of duty within the United States. He retired from the Army in 1966 and moved to Lockeford in 1967. After retirement from the Army, he worked for San Joaquin County, as a meat cutter, at Lockeford Winery, and at the Port of Stockton.
Floyd is survived by his wife Martha, a son, Floyd E. Durham, Jr., three grandsons; Jeremy, Jason, and Josh, several great grand children, many nieces and nephews and brother, Bob Durham. He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters; Gona Gooden, Lucille Young and Ada Phillips, and brother, Harold Durham.
In lieu of flowers you may send contributions to the local ASPCA. No services will be held, cremation will be handled by Cherokee Memorial Park. Cherokee Memorial Funeral Home is honored to serve the Durham family.

Published in Lodi News-Sentinel from Jan. 23 to Jan. 30, 2013