Julia Darden

Published 12:00 am Friday, June 19, 2009

Julia Iris Hayes Darden, 89, of Gates died Wednesday, June 17, 2009 at Pitt Memorial Hospital, Greenville.
A native of Gates County, she was a member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church where she served as Deaconess and a Missionary. She was also a member Delta Sigma Theta, YAK, Retired Teachers Association, Tent Club and United Order of Tents. She was retired as a school teacher from Gates County Public Schools.
Survivors include a daughter, Faye Smith of Gates; one brother, Jethro Hayes of Roduco; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Saturday, June 27 at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church by the Rev. Lycurgus Harrell.
Hunter’s Funeral Home, Gates, is handling the arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to www.huntersfuneralhome.com.