Scarlet Murphy Durham, 62, of Dudley passed away on Tuesday evening at Wayne UNC Healthcare. She was the daughter of Charles Glenn Murphy and the late Betty Parrish Murphy, and was the wife of Larry Dean Durham Sr. She was a nutritionist with the Wayne County Health Department.

A private memorial service will be held.

In addition to her father and her husband, Mrs. Durham is survived by her children, Tara Durham and significant other, Eric Ward of Dudley, Phillip Durham and significant other, Kendra Flowers, Jason Farmer and wife, Renee of Goldsboro, Matthew Farmer and wife, Tiffany of Goldsboro, Michael Durham and wife, Letitia of Benson, and Larry Durham Jr. of Goldsboro; a brother, Will Murphy and wife, Mary of Louisburg; sisters, Ginger Vicars of Pinehurst and Lisa Matthews of Princeton; 12 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Durham family, and online condolences may be sent to