Posted: Tuesday, March 29, 2011 2:22 pm
The Messenger, March 29, 2011
Marcella C. Duren, 93, of Kenton died March 27, 2011, at Van Ayer Manor Nursing Home in Martin.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Leitherland Funeral Home in Kenton, with the Rev. Marlon Stephens officiating. Burial will follow there in Sunnyside Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the hour of services Wednesday.
She was born Nov. 20, 1917, daughter of the late Thomas and Bertha (Boyett) Crabtree. She was the widow of Rufus Duren and was a homemaker and a member of Kenton First Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Marilyn and Freddy Jordan of Kenton; three grandchildren and their spouses, Tony and Tammy Jordan and Teresa and Mike Watson, all of Kenton, and Julie and Greg Patterson of Humboldt; four great-grandchildren and the spouse of one, Jason Jordan, Blake Jordan, Tyler and Adora Jackson and Morgan Patterson; two step-great-grandchildren, Patti Smith and Michael Watson; four great-great-grandchildren, Cameron Jordan, Madison Jordan, Rebecca Jackson and Daniel Jackson; and a step-great-great-grandchild, Allison Smith.