|Birth: ||May 20, 1918|
|Death: ||Apr. 9, 1990|
Julius Durham, Sr. was born to John Durham and Polly White Richardson Durham in Ennis, Ellis County, TX.
After serving in the US Army during WWII and receiving an honorable discharge in 1947, he met and married Lillie Warren of Shreveport, Louisiana in 1948. They resided in Shreveport for five years, then moved to Midland, TX in 1952 where they became members of the Macedonia Baptist Church. Of their union, eight children were born. One son, Ernest Ray Durham and both parents preceded Julius and Lillie in death.
His seven surviving children are left to mourn his passing: Judy Massingill, Linda Williams, Lillie Rose Durham, all of Midland, TX and Sharon Hill of Inglewood, CA, Gladys Edwards of Los Angeles, CA, and sons Julius Durham, Jr. and Carl Durham both of Midland, TX; one surviving sister Hattie Hibbitt of Sacramento, CA; 14 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and good friends.
Polly White Durham (1879 - 1968)
Lillie Durham (1926 - 1983)
Sharon Ann Durham Hill (1950 - 2007)*
Ernest Ray Durham (1952 - 1953)*
Julius Durham (1953 - 2013)*
Note: Father to eight children
Created by: Micki Crowell
Record added: Oct 19, 2006
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