Mildred H. Darcey
Mildred H. Darcey
May 12, 1929 - March 12, 2019


Anna Mildred Harper Darcey, 89, of Francis passed away to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center in Palatka following an extended illness.

A native of Jesup, GA, Mildred had lived in Francis 71 years. She was a homemaker. In her younger years she worked in the bag factory at the fmr. Hudson Pulp & Paper Corporation. She
enjoyed vegetable and flower gardening, sewing and fishing. She was a wonderful, loving and caring wife, mother and grandmother known for her willingness to sacrifice her own needs
for others. She was of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 16 years, Wilbur Clayton Drawdy, Sr. and her second husband of 33 years, Wilbur G. Darcey, Sr; two sons; Wilbur Clayton Drawdy, Jr. and Wilbur G. “Bill” Darcey, Jr.; a daughter-in-law, Judy Drawdy; a grandson, Christopher Clayton Drawdy; a great granddaughter, Ashley Drawdy; two sisters, Cora Drawdy and Dora Bennett; four brothers, Grady Harper, LaFayette Harper, Robert Harper and William Harper; and parents Steve and Nancy Ada Harper.

Surviving are sons and daughters-in-law, David (Debbie) Drawdy of Bannerville, Jesse (Teresa) Darcey of Florahome, and Dan (Nancy) Darcey of Hollister; 13 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; 6 great great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 16, 2019 at the First Baptist Church of Interlachen with Pastor Chris White officiating. The family will begin receiving friends at 1:00 p.m. at the church. Interment will follow in Palatka Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions in Mildred’s name are requested to the Interlachen Soup Kitchen, 155 N. CR 315, Interlachen, FL 32148.

Messages of encouragement or sympathy may be expressed in Mildred’s online guestbook at:

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

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