Originally created 01/25/00

Mr. Allen Darnell



Mr. Allen H. Darnell, 88, of Augusta, died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2000, at University Hospital.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, Telfair Street, with the Rev. Jerry Wilson officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Mr. Darnell, a native of Bamberg, S.C., had retired as a textile employee at King Mill. He was given military deferment during World War II to make parachutes for the military.

Survivors include his wife, Julia Darnell; a son, Aubrey Darnell, Commerce; and four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Barry Garrett, Wayne Samples, Danny Furr, Nathan Darnell, K.C. Jordan and Tony Furr.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Jan. 25, 2000