Nancy Ann (Drennan) Durham

Nancy Ann (Drennan) Durham


Nancy Ann Durham, 73, of La Plata, Missouri, passed away Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri.

The daughter of William and Laura (Scriven) Drennan, she was born February 11, 1945 in Kirksville. On January 26, 1963 in Kirksville, Nancy was united in marriage to Bobby Durham.

Nancy is survived by her husband; three sons, Tommy Durham of Hannibal, Missouri, Bobby Durham and wife Heather of Macon, Missouri, and Jeff Durham and wife Tabitha of Higbee, Missouri; one daughter, Robyn Boren of La Plata, Missouri; one brother, Billy Drennan of Kirksville; three sisters, Donna McCartney of Kirksville, Carolyn Durham of Kirksville, and Janie Durham of Clark, Missouri; eleven grandchildren, Ethan Boren, Krystle Lockwood, Kay Lockwood, Erin Boren, Shyla Durham, Maggie Durham, Parker Durham, Owen Durham, James Durham, Grayson Durham and Ava Durham; one aunt, Lucille McIntyre; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Frankie and John Paul Durham; two sisters, Patty and Jolene Mollick; one special son-in-law, Mike Boren; and three nephews, Alan Durham, Glen McQueen and Owen Lee Durham.

Nancy attended the Lone Star and Kirksville public schools. She resided in the Kirksville and La Plata areas all her life as a homemaker. She enjoyed collecting salt and pepper shakers, writing in her diary, reading, embroidering, adult coloring books, playing pinochle, and shopping at thrift and antique stores. She also enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Nancy attended the Sugar Creek church in Kirksville and was a member of the Home Circle Club.

Funeral service will be held 10:00 a.m. Monday, March 5, 2018 at Travis-Noe Funeral Home in Kirksville, with Pastor Virgil Jones presiding. Interment will follow the service at Jewell Cemetery north of Kirksville.

A public visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Sunday, March 4, 2018 in the chapel of Travis-Noe Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Ethan Boren, Billy Durham, Joe Mollick, Tyler Mollick, Chris Williams, and Richard Horner.

Expressions of sympathy in memory of Nancy Durham may be made to the Jewell Cemetery. Memorials may be left at or mailed to Travis-Noe Funeral Home, P.O. Box 306, Kirksville, MO 63501.

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