Thomas E. Durham

Died: Thursday, January 29, 2004

Age: 88

Thomas E. Durham, 88, died Jan. 29.

Born in Piedmont, Mr. Durham resided in Imperial. He was a World War II veteran. He worked for Anheuser-Busch for 42 years and was a member of Beer Bottlers Local 187.

Mr. Durham also was the owner of T&S Auto Salvage.

Survivors include his wife, Harriett Durham (nee Bolthouse); son and daughter-in-law, Joseph and Shirley Durham; daughter, Iris L. Hempen; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Mr. Durham was preceded in death by his brothers, Thomas E. Durham Jr. and Richard Thomas; sister, Brenda Helen Durham; and grandson, Joe Bruce Niebuhr.

A memorial service was conducted at First Baptist Church of Oakville. Interment was private.