News and Tribune

July 19, 2013

Arthur ‘Wayne’ Durrett 81; Lanesville


— Funeral services for Arthur “Wayne” Durrett, 81, Lanesville, will be at 2 p.m. Monday, July 22, at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Georgetown with the Rev. Frank A. Pendleton officiating. He died Thursday July 18, 2013, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services in New Albany.

He was born Feb. 5, 1932, in Floyd County, the son of Leo and Edna Hickman Durrett. He was retired from Firestone in New Albany. He was a member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church of Lanesville as well as a member of the Hoosier Knobs Antique Car Club.

He is survived by his sister Ruth Graddy and husband Robert, Lanesville; nephew Tim Graddy; and two nieces, Michelle Roberts and Shawna Beauchamp

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Juanita Johnson Durrett.

Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday and after 9 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. The family has asked that memorial donations be made to Mt. Zion United Methodist Church or the Mt. Zion Church Cemetery Fund.


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