The Obit For Billy Darden

Billy Darden

Published in the Press-Register from December 24 to December 25, 2011

Billy Darden, age 85, passed on December 23, 2011. He was a professional baseball player for 13 years with a number of teams ending with the Mobile Bay Bears.

He was preceded in death by his parents, 5 sisters and 1 brother.

He is survived by his devoted wife of 61 years, Elvie Darden, son, Steve Darden, daughter, Terri (Bill) Fassbender, grandchildren, Tracey (Albert) Robinson, Misty (Bob) Spahr, Tina (Ty) Bill, Ricky (Amy) Roberts, great grandchildren, Kelsey, Elizabeth, Rain, Rose, Mia, Lani and Hillel, nieces, nephews and friends.

A special thanks to Odyssey Hospice for their care. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at 1pm in Serenity Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 12pm -1pm at Serenity Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.