The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


March 14, 2014

Mamie Durham

— Mrs. Mamie Lee Durham, 88 of Lester died Thursday, March 13, 2014, at National Healthcare in Pulaski, Tenn.

Services were 3 p.m. today at Spry Funeral Home with Richard Durham officiating and burial in Hester Chapel Cemetery. Visitation was 1 p.m. until the service at Spry.

Mrs. Durham was born Sept. 7, 1925, in Giles County, Tenn., where she was a member of Booth Chapel Church of Christ.

Survivors include her daughter: Mary Lee Dudley of Pulaski, Tenn.; son, Roger A. Durham and wife, Barbara of Lester; grandchildren, April Hickman and husband Neal of Pulaski; Keith Durham of Lester; Tommy Durham and wife, Ginger of Lawrenceburg, Tenn., Kevin Durham of Lester; and great-grandchildren, Lila Durham and Hunter Durham.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald “Chuck” Durham; her parents, Dallas and Josephine Jackson; and sisters, Mary Lou Fox and Katherine Jackson.

Pallbearers were David Jackson, Kelly Durham, Bud Durham, Mike Case, David Hopper and Neal Hickman.

Text Only


Which foreign crisis is the biggest threat to the security of the United States?

None of the above
     View Results
AP Video
Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN Raw: Deadly Landslide Hits Indian Village Obama Chides House GOP for Pursuing Lawsuit New Bill Aims to Curb Sexual Assault on Campus Russia Counts Cost of New US, EU Sanctions 3Doodler Bring 3-D Printing to Your Hand Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers Britain Testing Driverless Cars on Roadways Raw: Thousands Flocking to German Crop Circle At Least 20 Chikungunya Cases in New Jersey Raw: Obama Eats Ribs in Kansas City In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast Raw: Otters Enjoy Water Slides at Japan Zoo NCAA Settles Head-injury Suit, Will Change Rules Raw: Amphibious Landing Practice in Hawaii
Twitter Updates
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Business Marquee