Frances Lorene Durden
Frances Lorene Durden
April 7, 1937 - March 26, 2020

Frances L. Durden

Frances Lorene Durden, 82, of Palatka formerly of Interlachen, passed away Thursday, March 26, 2020 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center in Palatka following an extended illness.

She was a native of Valrico, FL and had been a resident of Putnam County for the past 70 years coming from Valrico. She was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith. Prior to going into a nursing home she enjoyed spending time with her family and going to church.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Charlie Durden; two sons, Charles Durden and Mark Durden and her parents, Melvin S. and Georgia McKendree Young.

Surviving are a son, Dennis Durden of Interlachen; a daughter-in-love, Brenda Durden (Charles’ wife) of Interlachen; a brother Melvin L. Young of Palatka; two grandchildren, Travis Durden (Alicia) and Tracey Durden and two great grandchildren, Alyssa Durden and Alana Durden.

Private graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 28th at Palatka Memorial Gardens.

Messages of encouragement or sympathy may be expressed in her online guestbook at

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

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