Joe D. Durham, age 85 of Goodlettsville, TN went home to be with Jesus on July 28, 2017.
He is preceded in death by his parents James Harry and Carlene Durham and 3 brothers, James Harry, Charles and Paul.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Bobbi, a son Tommy, granddaughter Rache' Ash, and a great grandson Miguel Ash, and brother, Sid (Georgia) Durham and 3 sisters, Marguerite (Bill) Butler, Laura Frances (James) Cason and Katrina (Ronald) McRady.
He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Goodlettsville.
Funeral service is scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017 at 12 p.m. in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House with Bro. Jim Ryan officiating. Interment will follow in Beech Cemetery with Paul Garrett, Jimmy Edwards, Clifton Garrett, Mike Donahoe, Ronnie Cothran and Brian Hampton serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Ray Garrett, Fisherman's Sunday School Class First Baptist Church, Goodlettsville.
Visitation is planned for Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017 from 4 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Gideons International.
Remains rest at Austin & Bell, 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615) 672-5000.