Obituary Listings

Rena Durham
There are condolences waiting approval on Rena's Tribute wall
Obituary for Rena Durham

Rena Durham, age 95 of Williamsburg KY, went home peacefully Sunday, June 25th, 2017 at Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born December 15, 1921 in Whitley County, KY to the late Charlie and Myrtle Wallace. Rena was saved at age 17 and attended church faithfully. She always valued her church and church family. Rena was a blessing to everyone she met and a pillar to her family of 5 living generations. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Jim Durham, 4 children Eddie Durham, David Durham, Audrey Durham Smith and Ann Durham Crown and a grandson Jimbo Durham.
She is survived by 2 daughters; Marjorie Widener of Maryville, TN, and Donna Davenport Helvey (Andy) of Williamsburg KY, 2 sons; Ted Durham (Beauanna) of Williamsburg KY, and James Durham (Ann) of Sioux Falls, SD, 7 Grandchildren; Michael Widener (Rhonda), Melody Partin (Dana), Michaele Hoffman (Rick), Missy Smith (Matt), Regina Stanfill (John David), Christy Widener, and Jody Durham (Elizabeth), 15 Great Grandchildren; Eddie Reed Partin, Kayla Fox (Ryan), Ragan Durham, Jimmy Hoffman, Leanne Hoffman, Deavon Cockrell (Timothy), Madison Widener, Brady Widener, Caroline Durham, Annie Jo Smith, Karlee Raye Hoffman, Tye Widener, Mattie Smith, Kierstyn Gregory, and Andrew Helvey, 7 Great Great Grandchildren; Max Fox, Mallory Fox, Louis Allen Cockrell, Theodore Lee Cockrell, Brynlee Hoffman, Kashton Fox, and Emilee Hoffman, along with several nieces, nephews, and many other cherished friends and family to mourn her passing.
Funeral service will be 7:00pm Wednesday June 28th, 2017 at the Ellison Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bill Carpenter officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00pm until 7:00pm Wednesday June 28th, 2017 at the Ellison Funeral Home Chapel.
Graveside service will be 11:00am Thursday June 29, 2017 at the Oaklawn Cemetery in Williamsburg, KY.


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Rena Durham, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

28

Jun

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Ellison Funeral Home

512 Main Street
Williamsburg, KY 40769

Funeral

Wednesday

28

Jun

7:00 PM
Ellison Funeral Home

512 Main Street
Williamsburg, KY 40769

Graveside

Thursday

29

Jun

11:00 AM
Oaklawn Cemetery

Stringtown Road
Williamsburg, Ky 40769

Cemetery Details

Location

Oaklawn Cemetery

Stringtown Road
Williamsburg, Ky 40769

Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Rena Durham

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Rena

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.