Mr. Joel Eugene Darracott, 90

Mr. Joel Eugene Darracott, 90, of Gainesville passed away Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at Friendship Nursing Home following an extended illness.

A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, September 21, 2020 in Memorial Park Cemetery. Rev. Chaser Evans will officiate. The family will receive friends at Memorial Park Funeral Home on Monday from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m.

Born on August 14, 1930 in Cumming, he was the son of the late Garland and Edie Parks Darracott. Mr. Darracott was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was a self-employed builder and a member of Sardis Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Darracott is preceded in death by his sister, Wilma Hosch; brother, Carroll Darracott; sister, Florence Hudgens; brother, Bunyon Darracott and sister, Pansy Darracott.

Mr. Darracott is survived by his sons, Terry Darracott of Gainesville, Keith Darracott of Franklin, NC, Dale Darracott of Panama City, FL; brother, Tony Darracott of Woodstock, GA; grandchildren, Terry Joel Darracott, Chaser Evans, Casey Lee Evans, Jonathan Dominic Wynn Darracott, Jesse James Eugene Darracott; great grandchildren, Avie Linda Darracott, Brandon Joel Darracott and a number of other relatives.

Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.

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Anthony (Tony) Darracott 2020-09-17 10:43:28
Gene was a fine brother, husband and father. He will be missed.
Nell Dale 2020-09-17 17:09:04
Prayers for ALL.
Connie Garrison 2020-09-17 21:49:30
Terry and Keith I’m so sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you. Love you both. Connie
Mary sue ridings 2020-09-20 13:33:18
Sorry for your loss didn't know he was in home
Mike Stowers 2020-09-20 14:41:34
The family is in our prayers.
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