James E. Darnell, age 68, of Columbia, passed away on Thursday, December 19, 2013, in Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia. A native of Giles County, Mr. Darnell was the son of the late James Darnell and Elizabeth Collins Darnell. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Tammy Sue Darnell. He was retired from Cosmolab.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Sue Darnell of Columbia; two sons, Robert Edward Darnell and a close friend, Connie Rhodes of Columbia and Jamie Lynn (Sandra) Darnell of Cornersville; three sisters, Patricia (Dennis) Ring, Glinda Bryant and a close friend, Larry Baugh, and Sheila Price, all of Lewisburg; one brother, Paul (Debbie) Darnell of Cornersville.
Funeral services for Mr. Darnell will be held Sunday, December 22, 2013, at 2 PM from the Chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Tom Sumner officiating. Burial will follow at Unity Cemetery in Howell.
Visitation with the family will be Saturday, December 21, 2013, from 4PM until 8 PM.
Condolences of sympathy may be sent to www.billsmcgaugh.com.
Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.