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John Durham

November 18, 1942 — May 18, 2022

Kansas City

John Eddy Durham, 79, of Kansas City, MO passed away on May 18, 2022. He was born to the late Tommy and Maye Durham on November 18, 1942. He married the love of his life, Sharon F. Durham and was employed as a laborer for the Centainteed Fiberglass Co. for 38 years.

Often, John enjoyed joking or playing silly pranks on those around him. He was an avid hunter and   fisherman who had spent a lot of his time in the great outdoors. John had a great joy for coaching little league baseball and watching the Royals or the Chiefs. He could fix or build just about anything.

John would do anything for anybody and was always willing to lend a helping hand. He was a loving father, grandfather, and friend.

He was preceded in death by his wife: Sharon F. Durham; brothers: Thomas Durham, Oscar Durham, and Haman Durham; and sisters: Margie Ann Horton, Marzie cropper, Linda Brewer, Flonnie fay. Huey Durham

Survivors include his daughter: Shonna Spair; sons: Shane (Tena) Durham, and Daniel (Kellie) Durham; grandchildren: John Butts, Cori Mosiman (Maverick), Colton Durham, and Alexis (R.J.) Procelll; as well as his great grandchild: John Procell. Brothers: Alvie (maxine) Durham, Jimmy (caroline) Duham and Tilman (elaine) Durham, JT ( faye) Durham.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Missouri Disabled Sportsman Organization in his name. 816-506-0728

Hospice House at NKC hospital 816-691-1215

St. Jude hospital 1800-822-6344

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