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Bessie Durham

Bessie Durham

Wednesday, December 22nd, 1937 - Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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Obituary

Bessie Pearl Hembree Durham, 82 of Indian Mound, TN passed away Thursday, September 3, 2020.

Celebration of life will be 2 p.m. Sunday, September 6, 2020 at the chapel of McReynolds-Nave & Larson Funeral Home with Bro. Jason Sage officiating. Burial will follow in Hayes Cemetery, Indian Mound, TN.
Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, September 5, 2020 and again on Sunday from 1 p.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home.

Bessie was born December 22, 1937, in Clarksville, TN daughter of the late, Walter David and Lily Mae Spears Hembree. She worked Civil Service at Ft. Campbell and attended North Second Street Church of Christ.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, W.T. Durham.

She is survived by her son, Wendell Durham; daughters, Nelda (Harry) Bromley and Sherry (Doug) Roberts; grandchildren, Thomas (Melanie) Durham, Jessica Durham, and Logan Roberts; great-grandchildren, Knox and Wade Durham, and Mary Jane Pruitt.

Pallbearers will be Thomas Durham, Logan Roberts, Harry Bromley, Doug Roberts, Stan Hembree, and James Hembree,

Memorial donations may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation.

Online condolences may be made to Bessie's family at NaveFuneralHomes.com
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, September 5th, 2020 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Saturday, September 5th, 2020 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    McReynolds-Nave & Larson Funeral Home
    Address
    1209 Madison St.
    CLARKSVILLE, TN 37040
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Second Visitation

    Sunday, September 6th, 2020 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    When
    Sunday, September 6th, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Location
    McReynolds-Nave & Larson Funeral Home
    Address
    1209 Madison St.
    CLARKSVILLE, TN 37040
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Sunday, September 6th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    When
    Sunday, September 6th, 2020 2:00pm
    Location
    McReynolds-Nave & Larson Funeral Home
    Address
    1209 Madison St.
    CLARKSVILLE, TN 37040
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    Hayes Cemetery
    Address
    DICKSON, TN

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Nelda and Harry, May God bless you both and help you through this time. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Love always.
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