Rev. Don Adams officiated at the services, with burial following.
Mr. Darnell died on Tuesday, March 7, 2006, at 10:12 a.m., in the Emergency Room at Western Baptist Hospital following a long illness.
Mr. Darnell was born on March 23, 1936. He was the son of the late Herman and Leva Trotter Darnell.
Mr. Darnell was retired from Special Metals as shipping clerk; was a member and trustee of New Haven General Baptist Church in Caldwell County; member of Sons of Confederate; and member of the American Legion.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Johnny Darnell and Richard Darnell; and a sister, Patricia Ann Darnell.
Survivors include his wife, DeAnn Travis Darnell of Caldwell County; a daughter, DeNise Darnell of Caldwell County; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Sons of Confederate, c/o Wally Harris, P.O. box 563, Princeton, KY 42445.
Morgan’s Funeral Home in Princeton was in charge of all the arrangements.