Cyrus Charles Darcey Jr. ("Charles", "Sonny", "Cy") was born August 11, 1930 in New Orleans, Louisiana to Margaret Rydell Darcey and Cyrus Charles Darcey Sr.
Charles (84) passed away Sunday, May 3, 2015 surrounded by his family at home in Yakima, Washington after a courageous battle with heart disease.
Charles was married to Mary Jo Samsal before cancer took her at an early age. Charles and Mary Jo had two daughters, Charlene Darcey Hansen and Lori Darcey Mercer. Charles attended Holt High School and afterwards joined the Navy in July 1948 where he served 4 years.