James “Darrell” Stanley, age 61, husband of 40yrs to Donna “Jeannie” Stanley, passed away Wednesday April 10, 2019 at his residence in East Bernstadt, KY. Darrell was born June 24, 1957 in Dayton, Ohio to Donna Williams Stanley and the late Jimmy Dean Stanley.
Darrell was a Retired Veteran of the US Army. He loved the outdoors, working outdoors for himself and others and being of the Christian faith he was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and a friend to everyone he met.
Other than his father Darrell was preceded in death by one brother, Johnny Dale Stanley.
Other than his wife Darrell is survived by four children, Darren Stanley, Jason Stanley and his wife Elizabeth, Nikki Stanley, Brittany Blanton and her husband Chris, one sister, LaTonya Hager, eleven grandchildren, Kyle Stanley, Sierra Stanley, Abby Stanley, Jacob Stanley, Owen Stanley, Jackson Stanley, Celia Stanley, Emma Huffman, Raleigh Wilhoit, Eli Wilhoit, Gage Blanton, and one great grandchild, Elijah Hamblin.
Funeral Services will be 1:00PM Monday April 15, 2019 at Davis & Powell Funeral Home with Pastor Chris Stanley officiating. Entombment will follow in Berea Cemetery Mausoleum. Visitation will be 6-9PM Sunday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Darren Stanley, Kyle Stanley, Jason Stanley, Jacob Stanley, Chris Blanton, David Williams, Eddie Blevins, and Donnie Chestnut. Honorary pallbearers are John David Stanley, Larry Brummett, and Bobby Land.