Debra “Debbie” (Mercer) Durham

By | October 25, 2018

Debra “Debbie” Dawn (Mercer) Durham, age 60, of Jackson, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She was born in Pensacola, Fla. to the late Jack and Ruby Kathleen (Radcliff) Mercer on Sept. 15, 1958. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant brother, Charles Mercer.

Debbie is survived by her husband, Paul Durham; children: Wendy (Jay) Crabtree, Carrie Durham, Katie (Michael) Ewing, Kelly (Brad) Dyer, Candi (Keith) Davies, Kevin (Sarah) Durham; along with 13 grandchildren: Shellenia and Samantha Scott, Brandon and Brianna Ewing, Felicia and Tezla Durham, Ethan, Owen and Millie Davies, Widd and Taylor Dyer, and Lacee and Dakota Durham. Also surviving are a brother, Jack (Missy) Mercer, and sisters, Susan Patrick and Brenda Wood.

She was a member of Hamilton Glades Church. She enjoyed being with her family and friends. She loved all of her nieces, nephews, and her grand-nieces and nephews. Most of all, Debbie loved spending time with all of her 13 grandkids!

The family will receive friends at the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018 from 3 to 6 p.m. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home and Southern Ohio Cremation Services in Jackson. Condolences may be sent to