Obituary: James “Chip” M. DurantApr 15th, 2013 | By Submitted | Category: Obituaries
James “Chip” M. DuRant, 63, of Tallahassee, died on Thursday, April 11th at his home. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Becky DuRant.
Chip grew up in Madison and had lived in Tallahassee for over 40 years. He leaves behind three sons, J.D. DuRant (Alix Miller) of Tallahassee; Tyler DuRant (Ashley) of Crawfordville; and Will DuRant of Tallahassee; three brothers, Jules DuRant (Terri) of Winter Haven; Frank DuRant (Laura) of Myrtle Beach, SC; and Gene DuRant (Cissy) of Columbus, GA; one sister, Bet Miller (Steve) of Columbia, SC; two grandchildren, Conner and Collin DuRant; and two step-grandchildren in waiting, Harper and Campbell.
A Funeral Service was held Sunday, April 14, 2013 at Bevis Funeral Home in Tallahassee. The family received friends following the Service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the United Way of the Big Bend.