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Darrell began his education in the Newark, NJ school systems. At the age of forty-six he surrendered his life to Christ and joined Mount Olivet Baptist Church, Petersburg, VA.
Darrell was preceded in death by his brother, Bruce Robles and his brother-in-law, Kevin L. Graves.
Darrell is survived by his beloved wife of thirty-three years, Hazel P. Graves-Cranston of Petersburg, VA; three children, Darrell Cranston, Jr. of Riverview, FL, Chanti Nicole and Eli Dawud Cranston of Petersburg, VA; two grandchildren, Omari Shaheed Thomas and Cash Aidyn Parker; one brother-in-law, Ellis E. Graves, Jr.; one sister-in-law, Lisa Graves of Richmond, VA; two dear friends, Shirley Porter and Timothy McDaniels of Newark, NJ; four nieces; one nephew and a host of cousins and friends.
Funeral Services Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at W.E. Hawkes & Son Funeral Home, Blackstone with private burial.
W.E. Hawkes & Son Funeral Home of Blackstone in charge of arrangements.
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