Obituary and funeral service: Edsel N. Durden, 85, of Loganville

Edsel N. Durden, age 85 of Loganville, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2020. The family will hold a private graveside service at Corinth Memorial Gardens. Edsel was a member of Corinth Christian Church and worked for Gwinnett County Government for 23 years. He retired from the United States Coast Guard with 20 years of service. Mr. Durden is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Shirley Richardson Durden; children, Edsel Durden, Jr. of Loganville, Diane Goga of Monroe; brothers, Jerry Durden of Loganville, Joe Durden of Elberton; sister, Rita Faye Baker of Loganville; grandchildren, Benjamin Goga, Charlotte Goga, Nathan Durden, Andrew Durden; great-grandchild, Andrea Goga. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Corinth Christian Church, Homebound Food Fund, 1635 Hwy 81, Loganville, GA 30052. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, GA 30052. 770-466-1544. Please sign the online guest registry at

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