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July 28, 1939-June 7, 2011

DUMFRIES, Va. -- Kenneth L. Darden, born in Wayne County, was the son of the late Roosevelt and Minnie Darden.

Funeral will be today at 2 p.m. at Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home in Dale City, Va. Burial will be at Arlington Cemetery in July.

A graduate of Dillard High School, he was a veteran of the United States Army, and was retired from the United States Postal Service.

He is survived by his wife, Kim, of the home; daughters, Denie of Woodbridge, Va., and Ruth of New Haven, Conn.; brothers, Carnell Darden of Four Oaks, and James Darden of Alexandria, Va.; sisters, Velma Darden of Charlotte, Jankie Davis of Hampton, Va., and Jean Jones of Goldsboro; uncle, Rev. Moses Darden of Mount Olive; eight grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews, including Tyrone Darden of Goldsboro.

He was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Ray.

Condolences may be sent to Kim Darden, 18011 Dune Court, Dumfries, Va., 22026.


Published in Obituaries on June 12, 2011 8:51 AM