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Kenneth Doyle Durham passed away Friday, September 20, 2019 at his home in De Kalb, Texas. He was 78.

Kenneth was born June 28, 1941, in De Kalb, Texas, to Egbert Norwood and Velma Marie Martin Durham. On March 9, 1987, he was married to Nora Lee McCoy in Linden, Texas. He was a retired Heavy Equipment Operator with Bowie County, Texas and was a Baptist. Kenneth enjoyed Trail Rides and Rodeos.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Velma Marie Perkins; and two brothers, Houston and Wendell Durham.

He is survived by his wife, Nora Durham of De Kalb, Texas; two sons and daughters-in-law, Dinky and Dixie Durham of Boxelder, Texas and Kenny and Shirley Durham of Simms, Texas; two daughters and sons-in-law, Tina and Ronnie Brewer of De Kalb, Texas and Shelley and Jeff Edmonson of New Boston, Texas; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Mary Lou and Johnny Zenola of Grand Prairie, Texas and Janice and Troy Henry of Dalby Springs, Texas; 12 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.

Graveside Services will be 11:00 AM Monday, September 23, 2019 at Rock Creek Cemetery in New Boston, Texas with Rev. Steve Minter officiating. Services are under the direction of Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas.

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