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Durley Lee Abston

June 26, 1951 March 30, 2019
Durley Lee Abston
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Durley Lee Abston, 67, of Clarendon passed away surrounded by family on March 30th, 2019. Durley was born on June 26th, 1951 in Holly Grove to the late Coy Abston
and Roxie Burns Abston.

Durley was a proud retiree from the City of Clarendon, who enjoyed fishing, hunting, and gardening, especially growing greens, cucumbers, okra, and tomatoes. Durley was a jokester who loved to get a laugh from others.

In his early twenties, Durley met and married Marcel Johnson and this marriage produced two children, Thermon, and Melissa. After their separation, Durley would meet and
spend the rest of his life with Maxine Henderson, a lifelong companion.

Durley is preceded in death by his father, Coy; a brother, James Cole;
sisters, Cleo Thermon, and Louise Mohammad.

Those remaining to cherish his memory are his mother, Roxie; son, Thermon (Jerri) Abston, daughter, Melissa Austin; brothers, Floyd (Linda) Abston, Jerome (Marie) Abston; sisters Delois (late James) Davis, Essie Reid, Dorothy (Sylvester) Gillard, Lilie (Nathan) Pointer; three grandchildren along with two great-grandchildren; and his lifelong companion,
Maxine Henderson.

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