OBITUARY

Sheila J Durham

July 16, 1959May 20, 2020
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Funeral services for Sheila Durham, 60, of Lufkin, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, May 29, 2020 at Gipson Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Richard Owens officiating. Interment to follow in the Whitehouse Cemetery. Mrs. Durham was born July 16, 1959, the daughter of the late Hazel (Helmer) and Jack Featherston. She passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at her residence. Sheila loved scrapbooking, crafts, sewing, and quilting. She loved her family, her dogs and loved doing ancestry research. She was very active in her church, Solid Rock Family Church, as a Sunday school teacher and Bible school teacher. She is survived by her son, Michael Durham of Lufkin; sister, Peggy Wells and husband Anthony of Lufkin; aunt, Laverne Childress; nephew, Peyton Wells; niece Ashlyn Wells; nephews, Seth and Cole Poepke; niece, Franchesca Martin and husband Eddie; niece, Mikka Harris; and “special niece” Kelly Smith. She is also survived by numerous other cousins and extended family. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Randall A. Durham; sister, Rhonda Poepke. The family will visit with loved ones and friends between 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Gipson Funeral Home Chapel prior to the service.

Services have been placed in the trust of Gipson Funeral Home. Condolences may be offered at www.gipsonfuneralhome.com

  • FAMILY

  • Michael Durham, Son
  • Peggy Wells and husband Anthony, Sister and Brother-in-Law
  • Laverne Childress, Aunt
  • Peyton Wells, Nephew
  • Ashlyn Wells, Niece
  • Seth and Cole Poepke, Nephews
  • Francesca and Eddie Martin, Niece and husband
  • Mikka Harris, Niece
  • Kelly Smith, "Special Niece"
  • She is also survived by numerous cousins and extended family.


    She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Randall A. Durham; sister, Rhonda Poepke

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  • PALLBEARERS

  • Anthony Wells, Active Pallbearer
  • Jon Poepke, Active Pallbearer
  • Brian Morris, Active Pallbearer
  • Donald Coulter, Active Pallbearer
  • Randy Anthony, Active Pallbearer
  • Jim Squyres, Active Pallbearer
  • Darin Childress, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Tony and Brad Helmer, Honorary Pallbearers
  • Charles Featherston, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Joe and Justin Thiel, Honorary Pallbearers
  • Pat, David, and Jeremy Featherston, Honorary Pallbearers
  • Matt and Tommy McMahan, Honorary Pallbearers
  • Donnie Featherston Jr., Honorary Pallbearer

Services

  • Visitation

    Friday, May 29, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Friday, May 29, 2020

Memories

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Karla Sherer

May 28, 2020

Such a loss in your family and I am so very sorry. You are all in my prayers as you get through this sorrowful and difficult time. May God keep you all in His loving care.

Yvonne Sides

May 27, 2020

Shelia
Was always a kind and loving friend.
I have many memories.
May God bless you all..
Yvonne

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