Jimmy Ray Durham, 73, of Newport, passed away Monday, January 13, 2020, at Carteret Health Care.
His funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 19, 2020, at Holly Springs Free Will Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Mitchell Parker. Interment, with military honors, will follow at Gethsemane Memorial Park.
Jimmy honorably served our country in the United States Marine Corps. He was a faithful member of Holly Springs Free Will Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Kay Durham of the home; son, Davie Durham of Richmond, VA; stepfather, Clifford R. Wilson of Havelock; sister, Sandra Styron of Newport; nieces, Wendy Willis, Cathy Campbell and husband Joey, Janet Willis and Donna Durham; nephews, Joey Styron, Eddie Durham, Wayne Durham, David Lewis, Bennett Rose, Allen Willis and wife Cathy and Rodney Willis; and numerous great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, David Durham; mother, Bertha Durham; sisters, Jean Willis and Myron Clark; brothers, Jackie Durham, Pete Durham, Wayne Durham and Tommy Durham; brother-in law, Joseph G. Styron Sr.; and niece, Jamie Styron Parmley.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 19, 2020, at Holly Springs Free Will Baptist Church.
Flowers are welcome.
Family and friends are welcome to submit online condolences at www.mundenfuneralhome.net
Arrangements by Munden Funeral Home and Crematory in Morehead City, NC.
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