William Ehrlich Darley

Published 7:39 am Monday, May 6, 2013

Sept. 5, 1935 –

May 3, 2013

William Ehrlich Darley, 77, of Camilla, Ga., passed away Friday, May 3, 2013, at his residence.

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The funeral service was held on Sunday, May 5, at Delwood Baptist Church, with the Rev. Andy Hall and the Rev. Calvin Arnold officiating. Interment followed at Delwood Baptist Church Cemetery, with his nephews serving as active pallbearers.

Memorials may be made to Delwood Baptist Church, c/o Janet Brock, 242 Mt. Pleasant Church Road, Climax, GA 39834.

Mr. Darley was born Sept. 5, 1935, in Bainbridge, the son of Bob Cannon Darley and Elma Burnum Darley. He was a farmer and served as a deacon of Delwood Baptist Church for many years.

He was preceded in death by his siblings, Verlyn Darley Smith, Bobby C. Darley and Sarah Darley.

Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Barbara Keaton Darley of Camilla; his son, William E. Darley Jr. and his wife, Twyla, of Attapulgus; his daughter, June Darley Gainous and her husband, Ronnie, of Bainbridge; his brothers, Joe Darley of Albany, Ga. and Gordon Darley of Albany; his sister, Geraldine NeSmith of Quincy, Fla.; and his two grandchildren, William E. Darley III and Hannah Nicole Darley.

Ivey Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.