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Herschel Winfred Durst
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Birth: Jun. 30, 1884
Jackson County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 28, 1960
Gallia County
Ohio, USA

Herschel W. Durst

Service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday in Hopewell Baptist Church at Mt. Alto by Rev. Kenneth Durst. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Durst, 76, of RFD 1, Leon, Mason County, died Wednesday in Holzer Hospital at Gallipolis, Ohio, after a short illness. He was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church and a retired railroad employee.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Ruth Barnette Durst; six sons, Clyde of Leon, Ralph and Kenneth, both of Springfield, Ohio, Herschel W. Jr. of St. Albans, Floyd of Pataskala, Ohio, and William of Crooksville, Ohio; five daughters, Mrs. Ella Knapp and Mrs. Evelyn Smith, both of Letart, Mrs. Ruth Rice and Mrs. Edna Huber, both of Springfield, and Mrs. Emma Shirley of Leon; one brother, James of Huntington; five sisters, Mrs. Emma Pickens of Huntington, Mrs. Elizabeth Barnett of Leon, Mrs. Beatrice Babcock of Indianapolis, Ind., and Miss Minnie and Miss Eunice Durst, both of Pennsylvania; 52 grandchildren; and eight great-grand-children.

The body will be taken from Stevens Funeral Home at Point Pleasant to the Shirley home at Leon at 10 a.m. today.

Charleston Gazette
December 30, 1960.
Family links: 
  William Morris Durst (1865 - 1933)
  Mary Helen DeVault Durst (1860 - 1890)
  Ruth May Barnett Durst (1888 - 1966)*
  Emma Durst Shirley*
  Herbert Oland Durst (1908 - 1920)*
  Clyde Raymond Durst (1910 - 1994)*
  Ralph Thomas Durst (1912 - 2000)*
  Ella Kathleen Durst Knapp (1914 - 1998)*
  Herschel Winfred Durst (1916 - 2004)*
  Ruth M. Durst Runyan (1919 - 1987)*
  Edna Geneva Durst Huber (1921 - ____)*
  Kenneth Leroy Durst (1923 - 2002)*
  Floyd Keith Durst (1925 - 2010)*
  William Durst (1927 - 1995)*
  Evelyn Elizabeth Durst Smith (1929 - 2011)*
  Herschel Winfred Durst (1884 - 1960)
  Emma I Durst Pickens (1888 - 1976)*
  Elizabeth Amelia Durst Barnett (1892 - 1964)**
  Ethel L. Durst Boston (1894 - 1956)**
  Herman Frederick Durst (1899 - 1958)**
  James Burton Durst (1906 - 1985)**
  Opal Beatrice Durst Babcock (1910 - 1964)**
  Wilma Arabella Durst (1921 - 1923)**
  Minnie Evelyn Durst Foreman (1923 - 2001)**
  Gladys Murriel Durst (1927 - 1930)**
  Eunice Marie Durst Hidinger (1929 - 2010)**
*Calculated relationship


JUNE 30, 1884
DEC. 28, 1960
Note: 3C1R
Hopewell Cemetery
Jackson County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Robert V Darst
Record added: Aug 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41332963
Herschel Winfred Durst
Added by: Izettia McDade
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