Darren Gill

Darren Gill

Darren Craig Gill, 52, of McGehee, passed away on July 26, 2018 at McGehee Hospital.

He was born in on May 27, 1966 to F. H. and Harriet Coulter Gill.

Mr. Gill was a graduate of McGehee High School and he received his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Arkansas at Monticello. He was an insurance agent for Shelter Insurance for many years. He loved all kinds of sports and enjoyed writing a sports column for the McGehee-Dermott Times News. He also enjoyed woodworking and remodeling projects. He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church and the McGehee Men’s Club.

Other than his parents, Mr. Gill is survived by his wife, Anita Fletcher Gill; sons, Grant Gill of Jonesboro and Payton Savage of McGehee; brother, Chris (Bridgett) Gill of McGehee; grandmother, Emmer Elizabeth Coulter of Jacksonville; a host of nieces and nephews and many friends.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 28, from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee. Funeral services will be held Sunday, July 29 at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church in McGehee with Dr. Ed Balducci and Rev. Kenny Culpepper officiating. Burial will follow at McGehee Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Tim Starson, Kevin Galindo, Royce Cummings, Mark Alan Cummings, Shane Rogers, Michael Hyatt, and Chris Hopper. Honorary Pallbearers will be Mike Huggins, Lloyd Allen Bowman and Jacob Box.


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