Edward "Ed" Durham, 83, passed away Monday, November 5, 2012 at Mobile Infirmary Medical Center. He was born and raised in Philadelphia, MS. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jessie and Cora Durham; and brothers, Alton, James and Wesley Durham. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Sarah (Nowell) Durham of Saraland, AL, sons, Wayne (Teresa) Durham of Carrollton, TX, Mike Durham of Satsuma, AL and Danny Durham of Gulf Shores, AL; grandchildren, Karianne Hamel of Columbus, MS, and Ryan Durham of Satsuma, AL; special loved ones, Sue Gainey and family, and Donna Smith; Sister, Willie Jo McCarty of Richland, MS, several nieces, nephews and a host of additional loving relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 10 A.M. on Friday, November 9, 2012 from the chapel of Radney Funeral Home, Saraland. The family will receive friends from 9 A.M. until 10 A.M. on Friday at the funeral home. Interment will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions to the American Red Cross (3446 Demetropolis Road, Mobile, AL 36693) or the Mobile Infirmary Medical Center, Oncology Department (5 Mobile Infirmary Circle, Mobile, AL 36607) be made in Ed's honor.