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Eli Durant
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1908
Blanche
Rapides Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 2000
Oakdale
Allen Parish
Louisiana, USA

OAKDALE - Services for Eli Durant will be at 2 p.m. today in First United Pentecostal Church with the Revs. Arnold Evans and Darren Miller officiating. Burial will be in Cryer Cemetery under direction of Rush, Oakdale.

Durant, 91, of Oakdale died Saturday, Jan. 1, 2000, in Oakdale Community Hospital.

He was a member of First United Pentecostal Church in Oakdale and Faith Worship Center in Aurora, Mo. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving during World War II and a retired master mechanic for Scott Cain Motor Company with over 40 years service.

Survivors include two sons, Billy Durant of Monett, Mo., and James Durant of Lake Charles; two daughters, Lois Addison and Betty Levron, both of Oakdale; 17 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 9-11 a.m. today in the funeral home and from noon until time of services in the church.

Published in The Alexandria Daily Town Talk, January 2, 2000 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Victor Duran (1869 - 1908)
  Hattie Florence Gibson Durant (1877 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Pearl Lorene Messer Durant (1912 - 1979)
 
 Children:
  Lois Dean Durant Addison (1932 - 2011)*
  Statam Eli Durant (1935 - 1964)*
 
 Siblings:
  Archie Durand (1889 - 1980)**
  James Washington Durand (1894 - 1978)**
  Lois Durant Fontenot (1900 - 1975)*
  Middleton Durant (1900 - 1955)*
  Oma Durant Johnson (1903 - 1989)**
  John Evans Durant (1905 - 1954)**
  Monroe George Durant (1906 - 1990)*
  Eli Durant (1908 - 2000)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
PVT US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
 
Note: Birth place provided by Sam Hampton, Jr (#46779675).
 
Burial:
Cryer Cemetery
Oakdale
Allen Parish
Louisiana, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 30.78033, -92.6801
 
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Dec 09, 2008
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 Added: Jul. 21, 2010

- Ron Manley
 Added: Dec. 9, 2008
 
 
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