C. Darrell Killebrew, born in Galveston May 12, 1955 to Joan Culpepper and Charles Killebrew, passed away June 17, 2016. Darrell, the “Stairartist”, was an accomplished carpenter specializing in ornate staircases and railings. Some of his artistic creations and social activities may be viewed on his Facebook site.
He was preceded in death by his mother Joan.
He is survived by his father, Charles; stepmother Joan Schlankey Killebrew; sisters Beverly Monteau, Rikki Killebrew, Jacqueline Teer and D’Lisa Killebrew; nephews Chad Monteau, Charles Teer; nieces Jamie Teer, Dana Backe (Brandon) and Rachel Monteau, his Sundance associate.
At his request his ashes will be interred at the Tree of Life at Sundance near Lampasas, Texas.
There will be a memorial mass said in his behalf at a later date in Galveston.