Joe Nathion Durr, – passed away on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at the age of 85 at Jo Ellen Smith Living Center in New Orleans, LA. He leaves to cherish his memory, his sister, Ruby Nell Durr (Tim); daughters, Barbara Durr Fairley (Ronnie Sr.), Yolanda Dowell, Madeline Dixon (John), and Yvonne Landry (Taylor); sons, Crosby Jackson and Johnell Jackson Jr.; nieces, Cythain Durr and Jackie Durr Cooper; nephew, James Durr; and a host of other relatives and friends. Joe is preceded in death by his wife, Viviana Durr; daughter, Brenda Durr Harris; his mother, Idona Walker; father, Caesar Durr; sisters, Lucille Woodard, and Hazel Burkett; brothers, Sam Durr, Geissele Durr, Harvey Durr, George Larry Durr, and Howard Durr; son-in-law, Rev. Robert Earl Dowell Sr.; and daughter-in-law, Lela Jackson.
Funeral services honoring Mr. Durr will be held on Friday, November 1, 2019 at 1:00PM at St. James Methodist Church, 1925 Ursulines Avenue, New Orleans, LA.
Visitation will be held from 12noon until the hour of service.
Interment will be private.
Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.