Darrell GREEN

January 20, 1939 ~ October 13, 2004

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Mr. Winferd Darrell Green passed away at his Farmington residence Wednesday morning, Oct. 13, 2004, at the age of 65 years, 8 months & 23 days. Darrell was born Jan. 20, 1939, in Bollinger County, MO., to Walter & Nona 'Moyers' Green. Also preceding in death was 1 Sister, Meta Dowd.

Darrell: * gave his life to Jesus Christ at age 9; he was: * a member & former Deacon at Farmington First Baptist Church; & * a active member of The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill Chapter (NAMI).

Survivors Include: His WIFE - Kathryn Laverne 'Allen' Green, of Farmington; 2 DAUGHTERS: Deborah Kathryn 'Mrs. Tim' Holt, of Farmington; Cynthia Gay 'Mrs. Lee' Thurman, of Farmington. 2 BROTHERS: Leo (& Wanda) Green, of Fredericktown; Wesley (& Allene) Green, of Arnold; 4 GRANDCHILDREN: Emily McCulley, of St. Petersburg, FL; Ben McCulley, of Washington, DC, Andy & Adam Thurman, both of Farmington. Also surviving are several Nieces & Nephews.

Visitation Friday, 5-9 pm. Visitaton resumes Saturday morning at 7:00 a.m. Funeral Saturday, 1:00 p.m., at TAYLOR Funeral Service CHAPEL, with Dr. William C. Miller officiating. Interment following at Knights-of-Pythias Cemetery Farmington. Memorials may be made to: * HospiceCare, Inc.; * Focus on the Family; * NAMI of Missouri (National Alliance for the Mentally Ill) &/or * Farmington First Baptist Church, Benevolent Fund.

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  2. Kathryn just thinking of you and your family. Sorry to hear about Darrell's passing, I had no idea of his illness. Prayers and thoughts are with you. Georgia Gremminger and Family

  3. We share many good memories of your family and were blessed to know Darrell. I know you will miss Darrell but do rejoice to know he is with the Father and free from pain. Love, Joan and Fred

  4. My sincerest, and deepest sympathies to all the family. This was truly a lovely, kind Christian man. I will really miss him

  5. Debbie & Tim We share in the suffering you are experiencing with the loss of your beloved father. At the same time we rejoice in knowing his lifelong love and commitment to Jesus Christ insures he is going to a much better place, a place where you will once again see him in his glory. May God's love overcome every pain and loss you may feel, and give you peace, joy and confidence in the days ahead.

  6. Darrell,I'm proud to have known you and to have considered you my friend. I look forward to seeing you again .Thanks for setting a good example and letting the light of our LORD JESUS CHRIST shine throughout your life was so easy to see. So long, Until we meet again..

  7. Kathryn, what a beautiful video tribute to your dear Darrell. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Know that God is with you all at this very moment.

  8. Kathryn, just wanted you to know you and your family are in my prayers and thoughts! I wish I could be there, but know my heart is with you. Darrell exuded God's love wherever he went. I know he touched many lives and I know my life is better for having known him. I love you!

  9. Even though we only knew Darrell for a short time, we feel like we have always known him and his loving family. The video tribute to him allowed us to view the special times of his life, and it is very evident how much he enjoyed and loved his family. Special memories like these and many others will help comfort you. He will still be present with you in your everyday lives, especially on holidays. He may not be seated at the table with you, but through the stories you tell about him, he'll be there. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  10. Debbie, I'm so sorry to hear about the death of your father. My prayers are with you and your family. Love, Denise

  11. Kathryn, Debbie, and Cyndi: How truly sorry I am for the passing of such a beloved friend. He was so instrumental in the foundation of my Christian belief. As a child, he always made me laugh and feel like I was the most special little girl in the whole world. I will remember him fondly and with great love and affection. My prayers are with you at this time. I love you all. Diane

  12. Kathryn and family, My thoughts and prayers are with you. I am so sorry for your loss. Daryl was a great friend and a true blessing in my life. It was a blessing to get to know him. I am so thankful that I got to visit him one last time last weekend. He will always be remembered. I loved him very much. Love, Gretchen

  13. Kathryn and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. Daryl was a great friend to me and inspired me and was a great example of a christian that helped get me to where I am today. I love him very much and am so glad for last weekend when I got to visit him one last time. I am truly blessed that he was a part of my life. I will miss him. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Love, Gretchen

  14. Just wanted to let you know how sorry we are for your loss. Darrell was a very special man, and we loved him. His bright shining face will always be remembered. He was always cheerful and always had a kind word for everyone.

  15. My deepest sympathies are with you. We all know he is in Heaven rejoiceing and that's wonderful. However, is it still sad for use because we will miss him. God Bless you all I've been praying for you all for God to give you comfort through this time. Karla

  16. I am determined to put this in. As I told you at the funeral home that I messed up, I just couldn't let this go. You welcomed me in your home so many times. I truly felt like part of your family. Debbie and I definitely are the barbie queens. I learned how to love God from your family and I will always cherish that. I never felt so much comfort in a home as I did yours. You guys were so special to me and Darrell will always play a big part of that. Barbie or not. I think the world of Debbie and Cindy and Kathryn for always putting up with me. You are in my prayers and I love you all. I will always remember Darrell's special smile at Country Mart and his Hello, How are you? You know Darrell, Mr. polite Guy. That's why he will never be forgotten. Darrell, we will be together in heaven one day soon. Keep smiling, cause you made everyone else smile.

  17. DEBBIE, So sorry to hear about your Dad. I thought he was such a nice person when he worked for Country Mart. My sympathy. Schoolmate, Mary MIller

  18. Dear Friends, we are so sorry for your loss. Please know that much love and prayers go out to your family from ours. We love you.

  19. Kathryn and family, I would like to extend to you my condolences on the death of Darrell. It has been many years since I met him, but know you must be suffering a great loss. Our prayers be with you all. Betty nee' Simms Winter

  20. Our prayers are with the family. May God's presence be with you even stronger in your time of sorry. "God's grace is sufficient" Kevin & Jackie Elders Michelle, Evany, Garrett, and Levi

  21. Dear Katherine and family, We would like to extend our words of comfort to you all at this time.They are not adequate enough to heal the pain of losing your loved one, however, we do have a heavenly Father who loves us all, more than anything, and can Heal and comfort us at a time like this. Katherine, we will never forget you two helping us with our cake at our wedding party and the fun we had that night. We thank you again, and for the times we sat together in church are too remembered. Tom made it clear to me about his closest friends and you two were included. God works in mysterious ways, his wonders to perform, and he will be with you to perform for you what you need. God is good and altho we don't understand everything in this life that comes our way, we will understand it bye and bye. Katherine, God bless you and your family and you are in our prayers and thoughts. We wish we could have been there to help comfort you, but just unable to. We will see you next time we are there. Tom and Gayle Hampton 817-293-5902 573-760-4847

  22. Debbie, Kathryn and Cindy…I know your hurt, your sorrow, your pain and also your joy. As much sandness as you all have right now, there is great joy in knowing that Darrell is in heaven wtih Jesus!! He is free from all his earthly ailments and having a blast with God! I'm sure he's caught up with Dad and they've been catching up. Curl up on Jesus' lap and let him comfort you! You're in my thoughts and prayers. Emily, Ben…I love you guys so much. Lean on God and let him cradle you in his arms of love and soothe your pain. My heart aches for you. It's alot to have to deal with losing another wonderful Grandpa, but God will be there for you. Keep looking to Him.

  23. Kathryn I am sorry I wasn't able to be there due to foot surgery but wanted to send you my deepest sympathy. I am so sorry you have to go through this time and the days ahead. You are in my prayers. Jeanie

  24. Cindy and family, We are very sorry that your father has passed away. Jeff has fond memories of spending time with him and had great respect for him. You are in our prayers. Laura and Jeff

  25. We had been thinking about Darrell and had planned to call. We are sorry to hear of his passing. We know that he is in a better place where there is no pain, and that you can see him again. Our prayers are with you, and my God bless each of you.

  26. Precious Sister, I thank God for all the years God gave you and Darrell. Darrell was more than just my brother-in-law, he was also my friend. We became closer when he started taking me to work. I loved how he would greet me with "Hi, Lady" as I got into the truck. The last time he brought me home he waited as I opened the door, I turned and blew him a kiss and he blew a kiss back to me. I'll always remember that special day.

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