Vernon Addison

    Birth Date: 10/24/1955
    Deceased Date: 05/30/2018

    Mr. Vernon Addison
    “Brother” “Bruh” “Little Bill” “Ennie Winnie”
    Vernon Addison was born in Bishopville, SC on October 24, 1955 to late Mattie Addison Durant and Bishop Robert Louis Durant. He was a graduate of Clayton High School Class of 1975. After graduating, he attended Johnston Community where he took business courses. Later he returned back to Bishopville, SC and there he was employed with Bendix Corporation in Sumter, SC. There he helped to manufacture brake shoes for Ford cars.
    Vernon gave his life to Christ in February 2008 at a Holy Ghost Revival in Elliott, SC. Vernon held on to his faith until he went home to be with the Lord.
    Vernon is preceded in death by his mother, Mrs. Mattie Durant, and his brother, Robert Durant, Jr.
    He leaves to cherish his loving father, Bishop Robert Durant, Sr. of Clayton, NC; two sisters, Cynthia (Eddie) Jackson of Bishopville, SC, Minister Linda (Deacon Charles) Whitley of Clayton, NC; three brothers, Curtis (Ophelia) Addison of Bishopville, Sc, Joseph (Michelle) Durant of Clayton, NC, Apostle Eugene (Pastor Karen) Durant of Clayton, NC and sister-in-law, Tonia Durant of Smithfield, NC; ten nieces, Nikia Watson, Joanna Whitley, Kassidi Durant, Jasmine Mangum, Gina Durant, Rochelle Mangum, Marsha (Shawn) Capers, Tasha (Emmit) Williams, Loretta Jackson and Paris Jackson; five nephews, Demeatrus Watson, Robert Durant II, Eric Durant, Joshua Durant, and Robbie Durant; one aunt, Minnie Franklin of Bishopville, SC; three special cousins, Minnie Slater of Bishopville, SC, Debra Bradley of Bishopville, SC, and Eddie Franklin of Bishopville, SC and a host of great nieces, great nephews, cousins and friends.

    Gathering of family and friends. :
    Family’s Home
    677 Powhatan Rd.
    Clayton , NC

    Tuesday, June 05
    12:30 PM to 1:00 PM
    First Missionary Baptist Church
    810 Durant St.
    Wilson’s Mills, NC 27593

    Funeral Service:
    Tuesday, June 05
    1:00 PM
    First Missionary Baptist Church
    810 Durant St.
    Wilson’s Mills, NC
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