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Charles Durham
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Mr. Charles Wayne Durham age 73 of Smithville, passed away Friday morning at his residence. 


He was born January 17, 1943 to his parents, the late David Cleon and Velma Azliee Yates Durham. 


In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 son, Eric Lee Linder; 2 brothers, William "Billy" Yates and David Cleon Durham; 1 sister, Viola Cobb.  Charlie was a retired factory worker. 


Survivors include his wife, Frieda Ann Durham of Smithville; 8 children, Charles Wayne Durham, Jr. of Mississippi, Patricia Lynn Durham of Carthage, Donna Faye (Terry) Hughes of Carthage, Jimmy Don Durham of Greenfield, TN, Tina (Jeff) Waggoner of Smithville, Kuilon (Connie) Linder of Brush Creek, Tommy Linder of Smithville and Dustin Wayne Durham of Smithville; 20 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; 1 brother, Allen Lee Durham of Mississippi and 2 sisters, Frances Erlene Durham Yates and Carol Sue Durham both of Mississippi. 


Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with burial following in DeKalb Cemetery. 


Pallbearers: Josh Linder, Tristan Shadix, Kwilon Linder, Jacob Linder, Chad Durham, and Terry Hughes




DeKalb Funeral Chapel, Smithville, TN was in charge of the arrangements.






Smithville, TN


January 25, 2017