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Harold Wayne Darnell

July 15, 1933 — February 22, 2023

Mr. Harold Wayne Darnell, age 89, of Mayfield, Kentucky, passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2023, at his home.

Mr. Darnell was born on July 15, 1933, in Calloway County, Kentucky to the late Hess Darnell and Layvel Lamb Darnell. He was retired from farming and Ryan Milk Company after 30 plus years of service. Mr. Darnell was a member of Coldwater Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his infant son, Jerry Dale Darnell.

Survivors include his wife, Helen Satterwhite Darnell; they married on November 24, 1951, in Corinth, Mississippi; one daughter, Dana Hughes and husband Jerry of Farmington, Kentucky; two sons, Terry Darnell and wife Debra of Murray, Kentucky and Ken Darnell and wife Deanna of Farmington, Kentucky; two brothers, Howard Darnell and wife Barbara of Murray, Kentucky and Rob Darnell and wife Susie of Mayfield, Kentucky; eight grandchildren, Kimberly Barrett and husband Tim, Lori Batts and husband Greg, Shane Hughes, Angie Ashburn, Matthew Darnell and wife Christina, Christian Darnell, Brook Darnell, and Cassie Darnell; as well as seven great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 25, 2023, at the Coldwater Church of Christ Cemetery with Luke Puckett officiating. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Friday, February 24, 2023, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, February 24, 2023

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

The J.H. Churchill Funeral Home

201 S 3rd St, Murray, KY 42071

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Graveside Service

Saturday, February 25, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Coldwater Church of Christ Cemetery

8467 KY-121, Murray, KY 42071

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