|Birth: ||Dec. 30, 1915|
|Death: ||Oct. 26, 1996|
son of Frank Owen Durham (1876-1940) & Alice Timmons Duncan (1879-1961)
m. Sarah Elizabeth 'Gigi' Brandon (1919-2010)
John Russell "Jack" Durham, 80, of Rolfe Ave., died Oct. 26, 1996. Mr. Durham was a native of Norfolk and a 1938 graduate of Davidson College. He retired as vice president of sales with Batchelder and Collins Inc., after 35 years with the company. He was a lifelong member and elder of the Knox Presbyterian Church, Norfolk.
Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth "Gigi" Brandon Durham; a son, John Russell Durham Jr. and his wife, Susan, of Falls Church, Va.; a sister, Mabel D. Harrison of Dover, Del.; and two grandchildren, Robert Brandon Durham, 18, and Owen Clark Durham, 15.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Knox Presbyterian Church by the Rev. J. Ewing Brown, the Rev. David Humphreys and the Rev. George "Jeff" Heath. Interment will be at Forest Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Knox Presbyterian Church, 427 W. 37th St., Norfolk 23508. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. today in H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts., Norfolk Chapel.
Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA) - October 28, 1996 pg B4
Frank Owen Durham (1876 - 1940)
Alice Timmons Duncan Durham (1879 - 1961)
Elizabeth Sarah Brandon Durham (1919 - 2010)*
James Owen Durham (1902 - 1926)*
Elwood Barrows "Sal" Durham (1905 - 1990)*
John Russell Durham (1915 - 1996)
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Plot: South Center Lawn Lot 50 Sp 9
Maintained by: Laura Plummer Ranville
Originally Created by: Dottie
Record added: Jan 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64741905
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