HELEN W. DARNELL
Oct. 13, 1950 – Apr. 10, 2011
ZEBULON – Helen Winifred McCormick Darnell, 60, died Sunday. She was a native of Durham and daughter to the late James Floyd & Helen Ida Hicks McCormick. Helen enjoyed all life offered. She loved singing, flowers, fellowshipping around a wonderful meal, and nascar. Her grandchildren she loved most of all. She was preceded in death by brothers, Robert & Raymond O’Neal and special friend of many years, Oris Pearce.
Funeral service 2 pm, Wednesday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Beulah Christian Baptist Church Cemetery.
She is survived children, Robin Pearce (Ronald), Rayna Fone (Dennis), Renee Barnes (Marty) all of Zebulon, and Maureen Stuttle (Jeff) of Wendell, sibling, Judith Hansen of Durham, 7 grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild.
Visitation will be 7-8:30 pm, Tuesday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net