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David John Durant
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Birth: Jun. 12, 1918
Bryan County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Sep. 4, 2009
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA

David was the son of Willie and Lille (Penny) Durant. He attended White Sand School. He married Katie Twyford Dec. 25, 1937, in Bennington. He worked as a cotton farmer in Arizona and the Savanna Fina Service Station after returning to Oklahoma. He enjoyed singing, playing guitar, pitching horseshoes and fishing. Survivors include two daughters, Jessie Porter and husband, Ray, of Pinetop, Mary Ellen Brunson, of Grand Junction, Colo.; grandchildren, James Porter and wife, Brenda, of Crowder, Marilyn Drake and husband, Bobby, of Savanna, Roy David Brunson and wife, Carla, Terry Segar, Chuck Brunson and wife, Bobbie, all of Grand Junction, Colo.; Kelly Brunson and wife, Robin, of Salt Lake City, Utah; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; brothers, Virgil Durant and wife, Ollie, of Casa Grande, Ariz., Frank Durant, of McAlester, and other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Lillie Durant; his wife, Katie, in 1986; two infant daughters, and brothers, Lorenzo Durant and W.D. Durant. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Pinetop Cemetery, Pinetop Community, with Willie Virden officiating. Burial will follow with arrangements under the direction of Chaney-Harkins Funeral Home of McAlester. Pallbearers include grandsons and great-grandsons.Honorary pallbearers include granddaughters and great-granddaughters.
McAlester News Capital
Sept. 2009 
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  Katie E. Twyford Durant (1920 - 1986)
Pine Top Cemetery
Pittsburg County
Oklahoma, USA
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Record added: Sep 04, 2009
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David John Durant
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