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In Memory of

Doris Irene Durham

February 11, 1917 - September 8, 2016

Obituary


Doris Irene Durham, age 99 ½ of Butler MO, passed away on September 8, 2016 at the home of her daughter in Edmond, OK. Visitation will be from 1-2 PM Saturday, September 17th at Floral Hills Funeral Home with funeral services starting at 2PM. Burial will be in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, please consider sending a donation to Christian Family Services of KC, www.cfskc.org, Crossroads Hospice of OKC or any charity/church of your choosing.



She went to Tripp Elementary and graduated from Butler High School. She married Durward...

Doris Irene Durham, age 99 ½ of Butler MO, passed away on September 8, 2016 at the home of her daughter in Edmond, OK. Visitation will be from 1-2 PM Saturday, September 17th at Floral Hills Funeral Home with funeral services starting at 2PM. Burial will be in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, please consider sending a donation to Christian Family Services of KC, www.cfskc.org, Crossroads Hospice of OKC or any charity/church of your choosing.



She went to Tripp Elementary and graduated from Butler High School. She married Durward (Derby) R. Durham on February 15, 1938 and moved to Kansas City, MO. after Derby retired from the service in 1946. They adopted Angela Kathryn from an orphanage in Nürnburg, Germany in July of 1960. Doris lived in Kansas City until August of 2002 when she moved TealRidge Retirement community. In December 2014 she moved in with her daughter and son-in-law. Doris is survived by her daughter, Angela Klutts and husband Larry; 3 grandchildren, Katie and her husband Jeff; Robert and his wife Natasha; Philip and his wife Tara; and 4 precious great-grandchildren: Levi, Nate, Deacon and Samantha. She leaves a sister-in-law Lois Jones and many nieces and nephews. Doris was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother LeRoy and 5 sisters Thelma Smith, Rena Moorie, Edith Mae Koontz, Hazel Jones and Betty Hill as well as one nephew Richard Bledsoe.