August 5, 1940 - November 29, 2021
Kenneth Lee Durham, 81, of Danville, VA passed away on November 29, 2021 at his residence after a lengthy decline in health. Kenny was born on August 5th, 1940 to the late Aubra Melville and Florentyna Durham and is survived by his wife of 54 years Betty C. Durham. He was retired from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. as well as the Virginia Army National Guard. Kenny was a member of American Legion Dan River Post 1097 as well as S.O.A.R (Goodyear Retirees Club) and also volunteered many years with the City of Danville at the Welcome Center. He was a faithful member of Faith Memorial Baptist Church until his health prevented his attendance. Kenny was a man of few words but set many examples by his daily actions. He lived a life full of love, his love for God, a love for good food, and most of all love for his family. He was predeceased by his brothers Raymond, Jerry, and Melvin; his sisters Nellie Pritchett and Marie Fitzgerald; and his grandson William Caudle. Left behind to cherish his memory, in addition his wife, are his sons Billy Durham of Boston, MA; Dwayne “Boo” Durham and wife Pam of Danville, VA; daughters, Renee Johnson and husband Mike of Emerald Isle, NC; Deitre Caudle and husband Bert of Franklinton, NC; his grandchildren Tara Durham, Olivia Puckett, Michael Durham, Kylee Caudle, and Max Caudle, as well as 3 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild. Funeral services will be held at 2pm Thursday, December 2nd, 2021 at Faith Memorial Baptist Church with Pastor Austin Merricks officiating. Interment will follow in Danville Memorial Gardens. The family will receive visitors on Wednesday, December 1st from 5-6:30 pm at the Wrenn-Yeatts Westover Chapel and other times they will be at the residence. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to a charity of your choice. Wrenn-Yeatts Westover Chapel is respectfully serving the Durham family.
Kenneth Lee Durham, 81, of Danville, VA passed away on November 29, 2021 at his residence after a lengthy decline in health. Kenny was born on August 5th, 1940 to the late Aubra Melville and Florentyna Durham and is survived by his wife of 54... View Obituary & Service Information
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