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Debo Funeral Home

833 Court Street, Fulton, MO

OBITUARY

Allen Albert Durr

May 3, 1947July 28, 2019

Allen Albert Durr, 72, of Auxvasse left this worldly life for another on July 28, 2019 after a long battle with cancer and other health issues. Allen personal wishes were for cremation and his family has chosen to have a Gathering for family and friends from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Debo Funeral Home in Fulton. Allen was born on May 3, 1947 in Kokomo, Indiana to Wilford and Carolyn Peck Durr. He was married on October 22, 1989 to Marsha Jean Jones. Allen helped in providing communication services in the Vietnam War and was a retired electrician at Union Electric Nuclear Plant. He enjoyed fishing and hunting, especially with his special “buddy”, Joe Coffelt. Surviving his passing are his wife of 30 years, Marsha Jones-Atterberry-Durr, of Auxvasse, and Kim Wood (ex-wife/friend) of 18 years, of Columbia, Missouri. He will be deeply missed by his children, Paul (Kayln) Durr, of Grinnell, Iowa, and Melanie Brandenburg, of Greentown, Indiana, Ashley (Will Owens) Durr, of Fulton. He was a beloved stepfather to Crystal Atterberry, of Fulton, and Richard (Jessie) Atterberry-Larot, of Santee, California. He left behind six grandchildren, Malia, Sienna, Matayas Durr, Sarah (Jonathan) Jensen, Athena Owens and Pandora Walker. Also surviving are two aunts, Julia Eaton, of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Norma Jean (Charles) Spangler, of Kokomo, Indiana; several cousins; and brother-in-law, Robert (Mary) W. Jones and sister-in-law, Belinda (Kenny) Baise all of Millersburg, Missouri, and their families. He is joining his parents, Wilford and Carolyn Durr; stepfather, Roy Crume; and two siblings, Janet and Denis. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society or Alzheimer’s Association, both in care of Debo Funeral Home, 833 Court St., Fulton, MO 65251. Online condolences may be made at www.debofuneralhome.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Marsha Jones Atterberry-Durr, Wife
  • Kim Wood, Friend
  • Paul (Kayln) Durr, Son
  • Melanie Brandenbug, Daughter
  • Ashley Durr ( Will Owens), Daughter
  • Crystal Atterberry, Step-Daughter
  • Richard (Jessie) Atterberry-Larot, Step-Son
  • Allen is survived by six grandchildren, Malia, Sienna, Matayas Durr, Sarah (Jonathan) Jenson, Athena Owens and Pandora Walker. Two Aunts, Julia Eaton of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Norma Jean (Charles) Spangler of Kokomo, Indiana; several cousins; and brother-in-law, Robert (Mary) W. Jones and sister-in-law, Belinda (Kenny) Baise all of Millersburg, Missouri, and their families.
  • DONATIONS

  • American Cancer Society or Alzheimer's Association

Services

  • Gathering of Family and Friends Saturday, August 3, 2019

Memories

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Greg Polowy

August 1, 2019

To the Durr family: My prayers go out to your family and I know he will be missed. I worked with him at Callaway and it was always a joy for me to work with him. He was one of the quality folks I enjoyed working with. He was always so proud of his family and told me lots about his family when we were on a job together.

Again my prayers are with you as he has moved to his next assignment.

Greg Polowy

Sharon Merciel

July 30, 2019

I am so sorry to hear of Al’s passing. As a coworker for many years at the Callaway Energy Center, I will remember Al for always being upbeat and kind to others. His smile was contagious! My favorite memory of Al is the way he and his wife would burn up the dance floor at the annual company dances!! Rest In Peace Al.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY