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Mack K. Darnell

Sunday, February 2, 2003

Mack K. Darnell, 91, of Batesville died Feb. 9, 2002, at White River Medical Center in Batesville.

Born July 24, 1910, in Sitka, he was the son of Sanford Joseph Darnell and Laura Georgiann Higginbottom Dar-nell.

He was married to Alma Jean Fisher, who preceded him in death on Feb. 6, 1973. He was a farmer and a member of Peaceful Harbor Pentecostal Church in Batesville.

Survivors include two daughters -- Patsy Bennett of Batesville, and Maxine McCord of Hardy; a sister, Evelyn of Poughkeepsie; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; a son, Dewayne Darnell; and several brothers and sisters.

The funeral was Feb. 12 in the chapel of Higginbotham Funeral Home of Hardy with the Rev. Wally Varner officiating. Burial followed at Baker Cemetery in Williford.

Pallbearers were his grandsons.

Arrangements were under the direction of Higginbotham Funeral Service Inc. of Hardy.