Earlene Elizabeth Durham(1925 - 2013)

Earlene Elizabeth Durham

Earlene Elizabeth Durham, 88, of Clarksville, TN died on Tuesday September 3, 2013 at Clarksville Nursing and Rehab Center.

She was born on July 26, 1925 in Stewart County, TN, daughter of the late Sam D. Turner and Ruby Halliday Turner.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Fred. W. Durham; brothers, Maxwell and Harold Dean Turner; and granddaughter, Christie Lynn Durham.

Survivors include son, Jerry Durham, Clarksville; two brothers, William Turner, Clarksville and Eugene Turner, Indian Mound, TN; two sisters, Ruth Durham and Frances Webb, both of Indian Mound, TN, and two grandchildren, Leslie Ann Morrow and Michael Christopher Durham.

Ms. Durham was a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, volunteered with Ajax Turner Senior Citizens Center, and was active in Senior Olympics. She was a cancer survivor and an advocate for cancer support and research.

Funeral services will be held Thursday September 5, 2013 at 1 p.m. at Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Chapel with Brother Greg Tyson officiating.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday and from 11 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Arrangements entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040. Online condolences may be made at www.neal-tarpley.com.

Funeral Home

Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home
1510 Madison Street Clarksville, TN 37040
(931) 645-6488

Published in The Leaf Chronicle on Sept. 4, 2013