Juanita Darling


Juanita Candis Darling born January 21,1941 in South Carolina. She went home to be with the Lord on Sunday October 31,2021 at Mt Carmel East Hospital.

Juanita was a graduate of Columbus East High School. She attended Franklin University and Columbus State University.  She was employed at Western Electric and retired after 30 plus years of service.

Juanita loved the Lord and was an active member of her Church, Trinity Baptist. She loved to sing God’s praises and was a member of the choir. She was also a member of the hospitality committee and the sewing ministries.   She loved her family and was known for her excellent cooking skills, especially peach cobbler.

Proceeding her in death are her mother and father and son.

She will live on in the hearts of those whose lives she touched; Son, Victor Darling; Daughter Vanessa (Dion) Darling-Archie; Sister, Latonya Porter; Brother, Gary (Dana) Cooper; Grandsons, Vincent Tyler Darling, and Victor Darling; Granddaughter, Victoria Darling; 2 Great grands as well as a host of Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.





Private Visitation 10:00 AM and Private Funeral Service 11:00 AM Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at Trinity Baptist Church, 461 St Clair Ave. Interment at Glen Rest Memorial Estates. Ministry of Comfort entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave.


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Condolence Messages

  1. Sis. Dorothy Tanner and Family. TBC

    To the Darling and Cooper Families.
    My Deepest Sympathy and Condolences to all the families. So sorry to hear about the loss of Juanita. She was a beautiful lady and joy to be around. She will surely be missed. May God be with you all doing this time of sorrow. God bless snd much love ❤️

  2. Dear family of Ms. Juanita Darling. I just wanted to send my deepest condolences, and hopefully share some words of comfort. God gives us a beautiful hope regarding our dear lossed loved ones asleep in death. In his word the bible at Acts 24:15, it says that “There is going to be a resurrection.” So there is a real hope of being reunited with your dear lossed loved ones again. May this wonderful hope bring warmth and comfort to your hearts.

  3. Angela Tucker McCaleb

    I attended the Viewing and Live Streamed the Service for My Dear Cousin Juanita who I will truly miss at Our Tucker Rhodes Family Reunion which she was a faithful attendee. Cousin Juanita was always a Class Act and A Sweet Spirit, May She Rest In Paradise for She Looked Like An Angel . Prayers for Strength for all those who Cherished Her

  4. We would like to extend our condolences to the family.
    In just a little while all of the pain and sorrow that we feel from the death of our love ones will cease and be replaced with joy, because the former things have passed away. Truly sorry for your loss.

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