Celebrating the life of Robert E. Darby
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He leaves to cherish memories, his two children - Dr. Rwanda Darby Campbell (Lloyd) of Glenwood, MN and Chád Mboya-Joe Darby (Dr. Janine) of Eagleville, PA. He is most proud of his grandchildren-Lloyd Campbell, III; Gent Campbell, Chadé Darby, Ty Darby, Dion Darby, and Avani Darby. He also leaves a devoted brother/friend, John Morris of Atlanta, GA, a host of relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his mother, Ella Darby, the mother of his children, Wanda Robinson Darby, and his second wife, Jackie Caffey Darby.
Mr. Darby graduated from Burke High School in Charleston, South Carolina. He matriculated to Morehouse College on an academic scholarship and graduated in 1961. He remained a staunch supporter of his Alma Mater.
He worked for Fisher Body Plant for several years. Mid-Career, he transitioned to Hotel Food and Beverage Services, where he worked at several Atlanta midtown hotels. He worked most recently at the Ellis Hotel.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Morehouse College Scholarship Fund. Please make a gift tribute in honor of Robert E. Darby
His family is holding a memorial service at Young Funeral Home 1107 Hank Aaron Drive SW Atlanta, GA 30315
Saturday, February 26, 2022 11:00 AM
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1107 Hank Aaron Drive Southwest
Atlanta, GA 30315