2009-04-01 / Obituaries

Miriam Louise Poss Durham

Graveside services for Miriam Louise Poss Durham, 95, of Union Point were held Friday, March 27, 2009, at Bethesda Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Jim Olds officiating. She died Wednesday, March 25, at her home.

Mrs. Durham was the daughter of the late Corrie Franklin Poss and Lora Lee Patterson Poss. She attended school at Philomath and Courtground grammar schools, Madison A&M , and graduated from Athens Normal School. She was a homemaker and a member of Bethesda Baptist Church. She was the widow of Malcolm Robert Durham who died in 1974.

Survivors include a daughter, Melba Earline Durham, Union Point; three sons, Robert Douglas Durham and his wife Vickie of Moultrie, James Melvin Durham and Carroll Austin Durham, both of Union Point; a granddaughter, Theresa Durham Thomas and her husband Bob of Moultrie; a grandson, David Durham and his wife Lisa of Blackshear; and three greatgrandchildren, Henry, Fielding, and Presley Thomas.

Callaway Funeral Home of Union Point was in charge of arrangements.

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