Kennesaw – Mr. Charles Tate (Chuck) Darnell, 57, of Kennesaw, passed away Friday, May 16, 2014. Chuck was preceded in death by his father, Lt. Col. Charles Tate Darnell, mother Louvera Darnell and sister, Florence Darnell Lyons. He is survived by his wife, Cheryl Vann Darnell, and his son, Caleb T. Darnell Brothers Richard H. Darnell (Connie) of Kennesaw, Ga and Michael Tate Darnell (Jean) of New Hampshire and a host of loved, nephews, nieces and cousins. Chuck was a 30 year dedicated employee of the Department of Defense, DCMA unit, and he is a former Deacon. Charles will lie in state, Wednesday, May 21, 2014 – 5:00pm – 7:30 - Funeral services will be held at 2pm, Thursday, May 22, 2014 at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home. Minister Jerry Gladson will officiate the services. Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home, Kennesaw, GA. 770-422-7299.