Samuel D. Durham

Oconee Enterprise
Friday, September 16, 1927
Page One

Dr. Sam Durham Dies At Maxeys

The following sad news carried in Wednesday's Athens Banner-Herald carries sorrow into the hearts of the many friends here of Dr. Sam Durham, who was well known in this, his native county.

Dr. Sam Durham, aged 67 years, died at his home in Maxeys last night after a lingering illness.

Dr. Durham was a native of Oconee.

Dr. Durham was a native of Oconee county, having moved to Maxeys about 40 years ago, where he practiced his profession until about 4 years ago when he was, on account of failing health, forced to stop active practice.

He is survived by two brothers, Dr. Will Durham, Maxeys, Ga., R.L. Durham, Oconee county; Miss Martha Durham, Oconee county; Mrs. W.A. Stovall, Oconee county; Mrs. W.M. Few of Appalachee, Ga.

Funeral services conducted by Re. McDonald, of Union Point, were held Wednesday afternoon at 4 o'clock at the family cemetery in Oconee county. Dorsey Funeral Directors in charge.