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Darlene Ann Tempelton

October 10, 1937 ~ June 11, 2017 (age 79)

Darlene Ann Tempelton was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend.  She was a resident in Eustace, Texas.  She went home to her Lord and Savior on June 11, 2017.  Darlene was born October 10, 1937 in West Hollywood, California to the home of Charles Bent & Elma Johnson Curtis.

Darlene graduated from Placentia High School in 1955.  She also attended The University of California Fullerton where she studied accounting.  Darlene was blessed with two daughters; Linda Croson & her husband Jeff and Terry Bradley.  That sparkle that you saw in her eye was there due to her 3 grandchildren Brittany Worden, Carson Bailey and Eastan Croson also her 2 great grandchildren; Ella & Max.  Darlene had a very special man in her life for 20 years, Ray King.  Together they enjoy going out to dinner with dear friends, traveling, camping, hunting and watching a good car race.  She truly cherished her family and friends with all her heart.

Darlene is preceded in death by her parents and her son Gary Tempelton.

Chaplin Lynett Solomon will be officiating the service for the Tempelton family.

In lieu of flowers the family has requests donations be made in Darlene's name to Colon cancer foundation.

 Service Information

June 13, 2017

1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Moorhead-Epps Funeral Home
750 E Main St
Gun Barrel City, TX 75156

Graveside Service
June 13, 2017

4:00 PM
Oaklawn Cemetery
18056 US Highway 175
Mabank, TX 75156

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