Julia Pearl Durrett, 78, of Fairmont, passed away Wednesday (Dec. 13, 2017) at her residence.
She was born Dec. 9, 1939, in Baxter, a daughter of the late James Andrew and Mary Monzak Cozloff. She was preceded in death in 2007 by her husband, Travis Vincent Durrett.
Mrs. Durrett was a Christian by faith. She was a graduate of Rivesville High School. She retired from North American Philips with more than 20 years of service in the Circle Line Department. She previously had worked at Murphy's Department Store in Fairmont.
Julia enjoyed working around her house, especially in her yard. She enjoyed going to yard sales and auctions, and was an avid reader. She most loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Survivors include her sons, David and his wife June Durrett of Fairmont, and Dennis V. and his wife Glenda Durrett of Summerville, South Carolina; her daughter, Dana L. and her husband Doug Wright of Lancaster, Ohio; her grandchildren, Christopher and his wife Michele Lilley, Danny Durrett, Christine Durrett, Travis Durrett, Johnna Sevilla, Samantha Sevilla, Rachel Richards and Larry Richards; great-grandchildren, Jackson Lilley, Molli Taylor, Sydni Taylor and Xavier Drennan; her sister, Margaret Rush of Morgantown; as well as several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, Julia was preceded in death by her daughter, Debra Madia; her sons-in-law, David Lilley and Mark Madia; her brothers, Mike Cozloff, Andy Cozloff, George Cozloff and James Cozloff; and her sisters, Mary Elizabeth Pyles and Frances Stanton.
Friends and family may visit from 5-8 p.m. Sunday and from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday at the Ford Funeral Home, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont. The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in the funeral home with Pastor Billy Prince officiating. Interment will follow at the West Virginia National Cemetery in Pruntytown.
Online condolences may be made to www.fordfuneralhomes.com.
Published on December 15, 2017