Nellie  Durbin


Nellie Durbin 92, Seneca, MO, passed into eternal rest July 23, 2019 at the Seneca House Nursing Home, after a long illness.
Nellie Terry was born September 9, 1926, in Racine, MO, the daughter of William and Clara (Merriman) Terry. She was a homemaker and loved her family. She was a member of the Pentecostal Life Center, Joplin, MO. Nellie was an example of a good Christian woman. She was famous for her pancakes.
Nellie Terry married Earl Durbin in December 18, 1948. He preceded her in death November 15, 1988.
Survivors include five sons, Michael Durbin and wife, Terri, Galena, KS, Eddie Durbin, Racine, David Durbin, Miami, OK, Terry Durbin and wife, Tam, Neosho, MO, and Jim Durbin and wife, Rose, Neosho; one daughter, Joyce Jones and husband, Gary, Seneca; one sister, Thelma Elder, Seneca; 19 grandchildren; and a host of great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Nellie was also preceded in death by one son, Randy Durbin; one granddaughter, Tonya Jones; one grandson, Eric Durbin; one great-great-grandson, Weston Hill; two brothers, Charles Terry and John Terry.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m., Thursday, July 25, at the Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, July 26, at the Pentecostal Life Center, in Joplin, with Jarrod Jones, Gary Jones and Dakota Jones officiating. Burial will be at the Burkhart Cemetery, with David W. Durbin, Andy Durbin, Jeramiah Durbin, Adam Durbin, Kolby Durbin and Jerome Jones serving as pallbearers.
Arrangements under the direction of Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca.
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Dixie Jay
Jul 25, 2019
I will alwys treasure the years we spent togethr at Church and family Gatherings..
Nellie and Early Were wonderful frined`s family and church mmbers. They led Music and sang special songs.
Always were in church with thier children. They were special family and friends.. We will Miss you, Nellie. Love, Dixie