George Durham

PATOKA — George O. Durham, 92, of Patoka, died Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015 at Odin HealthCare Center. He was born Oct. 3, 1922 son of George and Freda (Church) Durham.

Survivors include sons Robert Durham and wife Janet Sue of Patoka, and Michael Durham of Sparta; daughters Rita Kendall of Senoita, Az., and Mary Vaughn and husband Mike of Walnut Hill; brother Lester Durham and wife Edith of Pontiac; sisters Shirley Shultz of Pontiac, and Sharon; seven grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

Mr. Durham was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Wanita Dutch.

He enjoyed wood working, gardening, and playing the fiddle and harmonica.

Per George’s wishes, he will be cremated. Online condolences and memories of George may be shared with the family at and/or on Facebook.