|Birth: ||Apr. 18, 1919|
|Death: ||Mar. 4, 1982|
Amos Goines Darnell was born in Blythe, Georgia,on April 18, 1919. They lived on Patterson Bridge Road in Blythe. Later his parents bought land on what is now Fort Gordon. The family was forced to sell out to the government, for the Military Base that is now Fort Gordon, and they moved to Augusta, Georgia. A financial downfall, they never recovered from, as the amount of money they received was not enough to purchase another farm.
He was a Mechanic & Truck Driver and built houses.
He married Katherine Virginia Brown. On March 12, 1944, he joined the Navy because "he didn't want to walk across Europe." At the time he had 4 daughters and was living on Green Street in Augusta. He was released from service on Dec. 10, 1945, after serving 1 year 8 months, and 29 days. During his time in service he was stationed aboard the ship The USS Moare. His rank was CoxT. His discharge was Hnorable.
After returning home in 1945, he built a house next to his parents, and there raised 7 children. He was a home builder, and with a friend named Robert, started the company Amro Builders.
He died from Lung Cancer on March 4, 1982 at the age of 63 at the Veterans Hospital in Augusta. The family lived on Milledgeville Road in Augusta.
Katherine Brown Darnell;
Amos Ronald Darnell
Infant Son: Deborah named him Arron.
Barbara Ruth Darnell
Billie Ann Darnell
Linda Katherine Darnell
Brenda Virgina Darnell
Deborah Jean Darnell
Allen Henry Darnell
Information from Census reports:
United States Federal Census
in 1920 Amos is less than a year old, and living in Richmond County, Georgia with his parents and younger brother, Allen.
in 1930 Amos is 10 years old and still living with his parents and brother. The family lives in Blythe, Richmond County Georgia.
in 1940 In 1939, Amos married Katherine Brown, and in 1940, Amos and Katherine are living with his parents, and Amos's brother Allen, and Allen's wife Julia Epps. They all live in Blythe, in Richmond County, Georgia.
Henry James Darnell (1883 - 1962)
Adeline Lynch Darnell (1890 - 1971)
Katherine Virginia Brown Darnell (1922 - 1994)*
Amos Ronald Darnell (1945 - 1945)*
Sandra Fay Darnell (1949 - 1949)*
Deborah Jean Darnell (1953 - 2005)*
Infant Son Darnell (1959 - 1959)*
Allen Henry Darnell (1911 - 2000)*
Amos Goines Darnell (1919 - 1982)
West View Cemetery
Created by: Billie Greene
Record added: Feb 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85767648