Austin M. Durham
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CARROLLTON — Austin M. Durham, 24, of Carrollton, died on Tuesday morning, June 13, 2017 at Jersey Community Hospital in Jerseyville.

Born in Jerseyville on Dec. 26, 1992, he was the son of Tracey Gibson (her loving companion Doug Smith) Durham of Carrollton, and Steven Scott Durham.

Surviving besides his parents are a daughter Adalynn Duba, maternal grandparents: Danny and Regina Gibson of Alton, paternal grandmother Doris Durham of Roodhouse, his brothers: Jacob (companion Kaitlyn Osterman) Durham, Lukas Durham, Brady Smith and Dylan Smith.

Austin was currently attending college. He loved basketball, running, working out, video games, and hanging out with friends. But most of all he loved spending time with his daughter.

Visitation will be from 4-8 on Friday,, June 16 at the Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in Carrollton. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, June 17 at 10 a.m., with burial in Eldred Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are requested to the family. Condolences may be left online at

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Published in The Telegraph from Jun. 15 to Jun. 16, 2017.
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June 16, 2017
No bond is as great as that between a parent and child. My deepest condolences are with you as you grieve.
rayla murphy
June 16, 2017
So sorry for your families' loss.
judy nanney
June 16, 2017
Tracey and family,
sorry for the loss of son, you will be in our prayers, in this time of need.
anna axley (shewmake)
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