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Joseph Henry DuRant
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1860
Sumter County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 25, 1930
Sumter County
South Carolina, USA

Mr. Joseph Henry DuRant died this morning at his home in the country a few miles northeast of this city, after several weeks' illness. The deceased wo was 70 years old, was a native of this community and his boyhood was spent in the town of Sumter. He was a son of the late Robert W. DuRant.

He is survived by is widow, who was Miss Sallie Jessie Reames, and four sons and seven daughters, Miss Mabel DuRant, L. B. DuRant, Mrs. A. M. Pate, of Columbia, J. H. DuRant, Jr., L. C. DuRant, R. W. DuRant, Miss Marie DuRant, Mrs. R. F. Kolb, of Orangeburg, Mrs. N. P. Buddin, Miss Jessie DuRant and Miss Hattie DuRant. One sister, Mrs. I. P. Mellett, also survives.

The funeral will be held from his late residence at 10 o'clock Thursday morning, interment in Sumter cemetery.

The following friends will serve as pall bearers:

Active: Willie Shaw, W. S. Reames, A. R. Flowers, J. M. Barwick, J. P. Gallagher, C. L. Cuttino.

Honorary: Dr. J. A. Mood, Geo. L. Ricker, Frank L. Brunson, Harry Hoyt, N. A. Spann, Judge R. O. Purdy, F. A. McLeod, R. J. Kolb, J. L. Haynsworth, R. K. Wilder, John I. Brunson, J. M. Brogdon.

--Unknown Sumter newspaper, June 25, 1930 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Witherspoon DuRant (1828 - 1900)
  Isabella Margaret Fullerton DuRant (1828 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Sallie Jessie Reames DuRant (1865 - 1942)
 
 Children:
  Mabel DuRant (1884 - 1967)*
  Lucius B. DuRant (1886 - 1953)*
  Lurline DuRant Pate (1889 - ____)*
  Joseph Hilliard DuRant (1891 - 1955)*
  Lemuel Clifton DuRant (1894 - 1968)*
  Marie I. DuRant (1897 - 1986)*
  Robert Witherspoon DuRant (1899 - 1964)*
  Adria DuRant Kolb (1901 - 1984)*
  Baylis DuRant Buddin (1903 - 1997)*
  Gertrude Estelle DuRant (1905 - 1905)*
  Hattie A. DuRant (1908 - 1989)*
  Janie Mood DuRant Alvarez (1910 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Adriana DuRant Barrett (1848 - 1905)*
  Lucius Bellenger DuRant (1850 - 1913)*
  Idella Parthenia DuRant Mellett (1852 - 1943)*
  Harriet M. Durant Webb (1857 - 1914)*
  Joseph Henry DuRant (1860 - 1930)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sumter Cemetery
Sumter
Sumter County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Bryson Bailey
Record added: Mar 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67374473
Joseph Henry DuRant
Added by: Bryson Bailey
 
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