Funeral services for Charles Meloyd Darnell, Sr., 75, of Denmark, SC will be held at eleven a.m., Wednesday, June 12, 2019 in the Folk Funeral Home Chapel, Denmark, SC with Pastor Thomas Brookshire officiating; burial will be in the Ghents Branch Baptist Church Cemetery, Denmark, SC. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Wednesday. Charles passed away on Sunday, June 9, 2019.
Born in Denmark, SC, he was a son of the late Charlie Elbert Darnell and Gladys Blume Darnell. He attended Trident Baptist Church in Goose Creek and was a self-employed long distance truck driver. Charles loved to buy and sell goods at various flea markets. He served in the US Army National Guard.
Survivors include his daughters, Cynthia D. “Cindy” Williams of Orangeburg, Sandra D. “Sandy” (John D.) Parker of Ridgeville, SC; brother, James (Martha) Darnell of Cayce, SC; grandchildren, Heather G. (Geovanni) Nieto, Adam Joseph Williams, John Kevin (Tiffany) Parker; great grandchildren, C. J. Nieto, Ricky Anthony Nieto, Luke Nicholas Nieto, Evelyn Rose Nieto, Kade Parker, Jackson Parker and Gibson Parker and a number of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by Jeanette Elkins Darnell; a son, Charles Meloyd “Chuck” Darnell, Jr.; grandchildren, Elijah Tyler Gaillard, Brandi Dawn Williams; and a brother, Marion Wyman Darnell.
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