Darce Gregory, 95, of Franklin, Tenn. and formerly of Helena-West Helena, passed away Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012.
Darce Gregory, 95, of Franklin, Tenn. and formerly of Helena-West Helena, passed away Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012.Darce was born April 12, 1917 in Mellwood to Joe T. Heskett Sr. and Willie Adell Davis Heskett. Darce leaves two sons, Cecil Gregory of Woodburry, Tenn. and John Gregory (Linda) of Germantown, Tenn.; two daughters, Darce Jean Hoover (Henry) of Franklin and Joe Dell Brasel of Atlanta, Ga.; five grandchildren Amy Bell, Melissa Tetly, Martin Hoover, Jason Hoover and Sid Lumpkin; a sister Nell Alsup of Columbia, S.C.; two brothers, Joe T. Heskett, Jr. of Stockton, Calif. and Andrew R. Heskett of Hannibal, Mo. Her husband, John C. Gregory, her parents, a sister and four brothers, preceded her in death. Pallbearers will be John Gregory, Cecil Gregory, Jason Hoover, Mike Hoover, Alex Bell and Martin Hoover. Honorary Pallbearers will be Michael Hoover and Matt Tetly. Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4 at West Helena Baptist Church. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3 in the Roller-Citizens Chapel in Helena-West Helena. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park.