Diana Mae (Darden) Nettles(1934 - 2017)

Lubbock- Diana Mae Nettles, 83, of Lubbock passed away Thursday, September 28, 2017. She was born January 26, 1934 to James Howard and Mary (Cavett) Darden in Abilene. Diana graduated from Lubbock High School in 1952. She married her husband Harold Nettles in 1954, who preceded her in death in 1988. Diana worked as a bookkeeper for the New Home Co-op Gin for 34 years as well as being a full-time farmer's wife and a homemaker. Those left to cherish her memory are her children, Patti Nettles of Lubbock, Barry (Sherrey) Nettles of Lindsay, Oklahoma, Alan (Sharee) Nettles of New Home; siblings, Jan (Mike) Crismon, Linda (Steve) Pimlott, David (Donna) Darden, Chuck (Carolyn) Darden; ten grandchildren; twenty great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and her special friend Eugene Bruton. She is preceded in death by her parents; sister and brother-in-law, Sue and Vernon Malone. Visitation will begin at 1p.m. Tuesday October 3, 2017 at Venue on Broadway with the family receiving friends 6-7:30 p.m.. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at New Home Baptist with interment to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.


Funeral Home

Combest Family Funeral Homes
2210 Broadway Lubbock, TX 79401
(806) 749-4483

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal from Oct. 1 to Oct. 2, 2017