Sarah Nichols Duren


VINA, AL – Sarah Frances Nichols Duren, 75,  passed away Sunday, July 23, 2017 at Helen Keller Hospital.  She was born in Hodges, AL to Oran and Prue Nichols.  She worked as a Director for the BSS Child Development Center and was a member of Red Bay Church of Christ.

Services will be Wednesday, July 26, at 11 a.m. at Red Bay Church of Christ with Bro. Scott Webster officiating.  Burial will be in Single Springs Cemetery.  Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL will be in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include her husband of 51 years, Ralph Duren of Vina; one daughter-Carla Duren Manasco of Vina; one son-Keith Duren (Tanya) of Muscle Shoals; two granddaughters-Asia and Iva Duren of Muscle Shoals; one sister-Judy Perrigin of Florence; one brother-Dwight Nichols (Betty) of Sevierville, TN and a host of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her father and mother-in-law-R.V. and Porter Duren; brothers-in-law-Marvin Duren and Joe Crowe; and one son-in-law-Rex Manasco.

Pallbearers will be Shane Nichols, Tyrel Nichols, Danny Daniels, Ray Duren, Frank Duren, Guy Duren, Shane Hudson, Robby Duren, Miecree Cannon, Duncan Cannon, David Crowe, Cory Lane and Daniel Wallin.

Visitation will be Tuesday, July 25, 6-9 p.m. at Red Bay Church of Christ.

The family requests donations be made to Maywood Christian Camp, P.O. Box 776, Hamilton, AL 35570.