Doris R. Durant Paxson, 87, of Zanesville, died at 11:38 P.M. on Wednesday, January 8, 2014, at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital. She was born September 17, 1926, in Zanesville, a daughter of the late Floyd and Jennie Smith Durant.
Surviving are three daughters, Rosie Chattos (John Hann) of Zanesville, Dee (Bill) Kile of Pickerington, and Patty (Eric) Dale of Zanesville; five grandchildren, Tamara (Bill) Durant, Andrew (Jody) Chattos, Kimberly (Robert “Ob”) Hartman, Krystal (Bryant) Torres, and Bradley Dale; eight great grandchildren, Michael and Allison Durant, Alex and Abigail Chattos, Sydney and Trace Hartman, and Mason and Nash Torres; a sister Gertrude Delmoe; and a brother Russell Durant.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son Dr. C. William Alexander; grandson “Rusty” Still; three brothers, Dick, Bob, and Don Durant; and two sisters Diane West and Vivian Smith.
No calling hours will be observed. The family will hold a private graveside service at a later date. Arrangements were entrusted to the BOLIN-DIERKES FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, 1271 BLUE AVENUE, ZANESVILLE.
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