The Richmond Register

December 12, 2012

Cleo Durbin, 86


Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home


Cleo Fritz Durbin, 86, of Richmond, the widow of Shirley Wallace Durbin, passed away Tuesday morning, December 11, 2012 in Baptist Health in Richmond.

Mrs. Durbin was born on February 9, 1926, in Estill County, the daughter of the late James E. and Katie Thomas Fritz. She was a homemaker, a member of the First Baptist Church and was a retired employee of the former A&P Grocery of Richmond. She had been a member of the Estill County Historical Society.

Survivors include one son: David Durbin; two daughters: Kathy Maupin

(John) and Patty Gonzalez (Manuel); two brothers: Leon Fritz and Doyle Fritz (Betty); two grandchildren: Kim Maupin and Jennifer Maupin; one great-grandchild: John Hayden Maupin; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents and husband: she was preceded in death by a son: James Wallace Durbin and one brother: Delbert Fritz.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, December 14, 2012 at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Rev. Bill Fort and Billy Ray Hughes officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery.

The family will receive friends and relatives from 4:30 - 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be: Gary Fritz, Doug Fritz, Billy Ray Hughes, Tommy

Fritz, Beverly Fritz, John Maupin and Manuel Gonzalez.

Honorary Pallbearers will be: Her special friends known as the Birthday Girls.