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Coy Lester Durham

April 16, 1934 September 13, 2019
Coy Lester Durham
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Obituary for Coy Lester Durham

Coy Lester Durham, of Blairs, VA, passed away on September 13, 2019, at the age of 85. He was born on April 16, 1934 to the late Myrtle Pate Durham and the late George W. Durham in Franklin County, VA. He was also predeceased in death by his loving wife Jane B. Durham.

Mr. Durham worked for 33 ½ years in Law Enforcement retiring as a police Lt. from the Norfolk Police Department. He was also a member of Blairs Baptist Church where he served as deacon and sang in the choir. He was also in the Gideons and a Past Worshipful Master of Carter Lodge #323 A.F. & A.M. Masons in Blairs, VA.

Mr. Durham is survived by his daughter, Deborah Durham Glasberg (Carl), two stepsons, Bud Hamilton Cox (Risa), and Timothy Cox (Shannon). He is also survived by a sister, Janet Poage (Sam), two brothers, Lloyd Durham, and Everett Durham (Betty), as well as several Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren

In addition to his parents and wife, he was predeceased by his son, Coy Lester Durham Jr.

A graveside service will be held at Highland Burial Park, on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 11:00a.m., with Pastor John Lester Officiating, Honor Guard from Norfolk Police Department and Masonic Rites to Follow by Carter Masonic Lodge #323.

In Lieu of Flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to Blairs Baptist Church, 5260 US Highway 29, Blairs, VA 24527

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Durham family. Online condolences may be made at

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11:00 AM 9/21/2019 11:00:00 AM
Highland Burial Park

3049 North Main Street
Danville, VA 24540

Highland Burial Park
3049 North Main Street Danville 24540 VA
United States

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Blairs Baptist Church

5260 Hwy. 29 N.
Blairs, VA 24527

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