Melvin Duane Darby of Tacoma, Washington, was a talented and loving son, brother, uncle, nephew, cousin, and friend. He transitioned this life to be with the Lord on June 30, 2022, at the precious age of 51. Melvin was the firstborn of A. C. and Mary Ann Darby, Jr., on February 4, 1971. After graduating high school, he continued his passion for singing, playing music, and serving others. Duane leaves behind his parents, A.C. and Mary Ann Darby, Pastor and First Lady of Bible Way Victory Community C.O.G.I.C in Everett, Washington; siblings, Michael Darby, Erie Darby Wheeler, and William Darby; his close friend, Henry Eddington. a host of dearly beloved nieces and nephews, cousins, and a community of friend and loved ones to cherish his memory and legacy.
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