- Last Updated on 08:28 AM 10/28/09
Mr. Antonio Luiz Darden of 1084 Woods Creek Lane, Scottsburg died Oct. 26 at Halifax Regional Hospital at the age of 47.
Mr. Darden was born in New York on Oct. 31, 1961 and was the son of Mrs. Janet Wapples Anderson and the late Mr. Benjamin Anderson. He was married to Mrs. Cheryl Coles Darden and was a member of St. Paschal Catholic Church. Mr. Darden was a United States Army Veteran and was an American Legion Post 99 member.
Survivors include his wife of the home; one daughter, Ms. Shimea Darden of Scottsburg; one son, Mr. Antonio Luiz Darden II of Virginia Beach; three grandchildren; his mother of Clover; one sister, Ms. Janet Mason of Clover; one brother, Mr. James Darden of Clover; his god-mother, Ms. Antonitte Dubose of Jacksonville, NC; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Darden will be held Friday, Oct. 30, at 11 a.m. at St. Paschal Catholic Church with Father John Kazibwe and Rev. Mattie Carr officiating. Burial will follow in Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery with military honors by the United States Honor Guard and American Legion Post 99.
The family will be receiving friends at the residence. Public viewing for family and friends will be Thursday from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. at the Crawford House Chapel in Halifax.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, North Main Street, South Boston.