Ron Darden

Buckley resident Ron Darden died Oct. 7, 2014. He was 56.

He was born Sept. 9, 1958, in Napa, Calif, to Robert and Patricia Darden. He served in the U.S. Army, stationed in Germany, and was a truck driver by trade. He loved to play bingo, watch television and movies, take car trips and visit with family and friends.

He is survived by sons Brandon Darden and wife Ashley of Waxahachie, Texas, and Michael Darden Sr. and wife Julie of South Prairie; brothers Larry Darden and wife Carolyn of Ennis, Texas, Roy Darden and wife Candy of Kingman, Ariz., and John Darden of Oklahoma; sister Roberta Dillinger and husband Robert of Oklahoma; and two grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Richard Darden and Carl Darden.

A memorial service took place at the family home

Arrangements were by Weeks’ Funeral Home. All may sign the online guestbook at