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John W. Darby

ABBEVILLE — A Graveside Service and Interment will be held for Mr. John Willis Darby, 69, at 10:00 A.M. on Friday, July 23, 2020 at St. Paul Cemetery with Pastor Wayne Landry, officiating.
A resident of Abbeville, LA, he passed at 10:30 A.M. on Saturday, July 18, 2020, at his residence.
He leaves in God’s care, one son: John Leonard Darby of Abbeville, LA; two daughters: Tasha Darby Bristo (Gary) and Tammy Darby of Lafayette, LA; two brothers: Vincent Darby of Abbeville, LA and Jimmie Darby (Joyce) of Seattle, WA; one sister-in-law: Debbie Greene; two brothers-in-law: Wilbert Harrison and Calvin Harrison all of Abbeville, LA, and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, numerous relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his wife: Nella Harrison Darby; parents, Ernest Darby and Lola Mae Walker; one sister: Nelta Derouen; his father-in-law and mother-in-law: Alvin Joseph Harrison and Rita Gabriel Harrison.
Honorary pallbearers will be John Leonard Darby, Gary Bristo, Jimmie Darby, Vincent Darby, Calvin Harrison and Wilbert Harrison.
Condolences may be expressed at
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Home (337-893-2440) 1116 Greene Street, Abbeville, LA 70510.


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