Debra S. Durbin

Marine | Monday, October 7 2019

Debra S. Durbin, age 63 of Marine, IL, died Monday, October 07, 2019, at Rosewood Care Center in Edwardsville, IL.

She was born on July 11, 1956, in East St. Louis, IL, the daughter of  Earl and Ella (nee McKinney) Byrd.

On April 12, 1980, she married Bobby J. Durbin at Granite City, IL.  He  passed away on Wednesday, April 27, 2011.

She was a member of Troy United Methodist Church.

Debra was born in East St. Louis, IL and lived most of her childhood and young adult years in Granite City, IL.  She had worked for Concordia Publishing House, Caldwell Banker as a Realtor in Troy, and at St. Joseph Hospital in Highland, IL.  She loved going to yard sales, watching movies, photography (the family photographer) and was very active in several groups in her church.  She loved her family and spending time with her grandchildren. 

Survivors include  :

Son - Michael J. (Jennifer) Durbin, Marine, IL

Step Son - Charles R. (Jody) Durbin, Kansas City, MO

Step Daughter - Catherine J. (Charles) Cobb, Nortonville, KY

Step Son - Paul E. Durbin, Hamilton, MO

Grandchild - Amber 

Grandchild - Kyle 

Grandchild - Jennifer 

Grandchild - Gregory 

Grandchild - Kristopher 

Grandchild - Samantha 

Grandchild - Ashley 

Grandchild - Noah 

Grandchild - Allyson 

Grandchild - Jonathon 

Grandchild - Caleb 

Grandchild - Lillyann 

Great Grandchild - Trace 

Great Grandchild - Mariah .

Brother - David (Joyce) Byrd, Sullivan, MO

Sister - Irene Zimmerman, Gillespie, IL

Sister - Sharon (Denny) Crow, Marine, IL

Sister - Cathy (Don) Selph, Minier, IL

Brother - Jimmy Byrd, Montclair, IL

Brother - Michael (Sandy) Byrd, Atlanta, IL

Sister In-Law & Spouse - Virginia (Earl) Cobb, Nortonville, KY

Brother In-law - Morton Cobb, White Plains, KY

Sister-In-law - Patricia Garrett, Madisonville, KY

Brother In-law - Wendell "Junior" Randolph Jr., Madisonville, KY

Sister In-Law & Spouse - Doris (Jimmy) Cobb, Saint Charles, KY

Sister In-Law & Spouse - Barbara (Carlos) Brasher, Nortonville, KY

Brother In-law - Billy Randolph, Nortonville, KY

She was preceded in death by :

Father - Earl D. Byrd

Mother - Ella E. Byrd, nee McKinney

Husband - Bobby J. Durbin - Died 4/27/2011

Daughter - Cathleen Michelle Durbin - Died 6/19/1992 @ age 16

Brother - Dean Byrd

Brother - Lloyd Byrd

Brother - Robert Byrd

Sister-In-law - Mary Harbin

Sister-In-law - Martha Cobb

Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

Visitation will be held from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Thursday, October 10, 2019, at Troy United Methodist Church in Troy, IL.

Funeral service will be at 11:00 AM on Thursday, October 10, 2019, at Troy United Methodist Church in Troy, IL, with  Rev. Andrew S. Adams  officiating. 

Interment will be at Lake View  Memorial Gardens in Fairview Heights, IL.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shriner's Hospital For Children.

Obit Provided By:
Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home

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