12/28/06 — LOREE M. DURHAM

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Died Dec. 25, 2006

Loree Matthews Durham, 78, 461 Millers Chapel Road, died Monday at her residence. She was a retired teacher of Wayne County Public Schools, 1955 graduate of Fayetteville State University, life member of Fayetteville State University National Alumni, member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, NAACP, Golden Circle, C.A. Whitehead Assembly #188 and Woods Chapel FWB Church and its Trustee Board.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Woods Chapel FWB Church with Elder Ricky Dawson officiating. Burial will follow at Wilson Cemetery.

She is survived by a son, Kennedy Durham of Smithfield; three sisters, Vanzelee Ashford of West Melbourne, Fla., Elnora Vinson and Edna Battle, both of Goldsboro; two brothers, Willie Matthews Jr. and Williard Matthews, both of Goldsboro; special friend, Adgie O'Bryant of Goldsboro; three grandchildren.

The family will receive friends today from 7 to 8 p.m. at Woods Chapel FWB Church and at other times at 461 Millers Chapel Road.

Arrangements are being handled by Mitchell's Funeral Home, Greenville.


Published in Obituaries on December 28, 2006 1:47 PM