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Illena Durham Peace, originally from Casey Co., KY (1929-2011)

Illena Durham Peace, 81, of Cincinnati, OH, originally from Casey Co., KY, passed away Saturday June 4, in Ohio.

Funeral services are 10amET, Wednesday June 8, 2011, at Hodapp Funeral Home in Ohio. Graveside service is 2:30pmET/1:30pmCT, Wednesday June 8, 2011, at Durham Cemetery in Casey County with Bro. Greg Powell officiating.

Ilena Durham Peace, Cincinnati, OH, (1929-2011)

She was born Thursday, August 22, 1929. She was the daughter of the late Jesse and Annabelle Walls Durham. She died Saturday, June 4, 2011, in Ohio, at the age of 81 years, 9 months, and 13 days.

She was the widow of Kenneth Peace and Elmer Black.

In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death bya grandson, Jesse Black; brother, Clinton Durham; and sister, Rowena Black.

Survivors include the following:
  • A son: Don and (Glenda) Black

  • A daughter: Mary Sue and (Garnett) Geis

  • Four grandchildren: Melissa Black, Tracy Mackey, Patricia Johnson and Gretchen Hutzel

  • Six great-grandchildren

  • A great-great-grandson

  • A sister: Shelby Newman
McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville ST, Liberty, KY, in charge of local arrangements.

This story was posted on 2011-06-06 14:54:15
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