John Durham obit Kokomo Tribune 20 Jun 1973
John D. Durham John D. Durham, 73, 708 E. Superior St., died at 1:40 p. m. Tuesday in Howard Community Hospital following a one-year illness. Born in Greentown, May 18, 1900, he was the son of and Mary (Crousore) Durham. On 18, 1920, in Kokomo, he was married Merle Petty, who survives. He retired in 1962 from Allison Division, Indianapolis. Indianapolis. A veteran of World War I, a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 52. Surviving with the are a son, John F. Durham, a daughter, Mrs. Lavern Leicht, Buffalo, Mich.; three brothers, Delmer Durham, Greentown; Leslie Durham, Indianapolis, and William Durham, Florida; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and four great- great-grandchildren. A daughter is deceased. deceased. Funeral services will be at p.m. Friday in the Peacock Funeral Home with burial to follow in Crown Point Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home between 2-5 and p.m. Thursday.