Mary Janiece Durham, 87 of Taylorville passed away on Monday, December 17, 2018 at 5:13 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL. She was born on May 20, 1931 in Kincaid, IL the daughter of William and Alberta (Avery) Mosley. She married Russell “Rusty” Eugene Durham on April 16, 1949 in Kincaid, IL and he preceded her in death on June 13, 2018. Janiece played the church organ for many years and was a member of Davis Memorial Christian Church in Taylorville. She loved knitting, crocheting, sewing, playing the piano and spending time with family.

She is survived by her Sons: William Durham of Taylorville; Robert Durham of Texas; James Durham of Arizona; Daughters: Mary and Donna Durham both of Taylorville and Brenda Durham of Pana, IL; Grandchildren: Jason Durham of Taylorville; Jennifer Durham of Wapella, IL; Seth Durham of Texas; Michael and Misty Durham of Arizona; Joseph Kilhoffer and Hamilton Norris of Alaska; Caleb Sexson of Decatur, IL and Jacob Sexson of Texas; Ten Great-Grandchildren; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. She was preceded in death by her Parents, husband, Brother: James Mosley, Sister: Sandra McArdle.

Visitation will be held on Friday, December 21, 2018 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Bill Kerns officiating. Burial will be held in Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville.

Memorials may be made to Davis Memorial Christian Church 1500 W. Franklin St. Taylorville, IL 62568.

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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