On May 8, 2021 God in His infinite wisdom called Mary Darby Churchill for her final roll call on earth. He called her to come to him; to her heavenly home to take her rest.
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Mary was born April 30, 1932 to loving parents, Roberta Perry Darby and Elliot Darby, Sr.
She was a native of Abbeville, Louisiana.
Mary met and married Charles H. Churchill then moved to Virginia. After her husband’s death Mary moved to live with her daughter, Barbara in her home until her health declined. She was the mother of eight beautiful children.
Mary loved talking on the phone and cooking. She was a true lover of life. She touched every person’s heart she had the pleasure of meeting. All her knew her KNEW she truly loved and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Roberta Perry Darby and Elliot Darby, Sr.; her husband, Charles H. Churchill; a son, Joseph Bobby Darby; two sisters; three brothers; one aunt; two uncles one grandson and one granddaughter.
Mary leaves to cherish her memories her children, Barbara Daye, Norfolk, VA; Stacie Clark (Terrance) of Reeville, VA; Mary Towles and Josephine Guidry of Abbeville, LA; Gile Morris (Crystal) of Reeville, VA; Dalton Levine (Gigi) of Reeville, VA; Oris Morris, Jr. of Abbeville, VA; brother, Elliott Darby of Abbeville, LA; grandchildren, 23 grandchildren; a host of great grandchildren; nieces; nephews extended family and friends.