Darla McAndrew

June 20, 1951 - April 27, 2024
Lake Ridge Chapel and Memorial Designers
6025 82nd Street
Lubbock, TX 79424
Sunday 5/5, 2:00 pm

Darla Kay McAndrew, 72, a resident of Lubbock, Texas, passed away on April 27th, 2024. She was born on June 20th, 1951, to Bob and Wanda Kay in Plainview, Texas, and grew up in Dimmitt, TX. Darla found joy in drama clubs during her school years in Dimmitt, graduating from Dimmitt ISD in 1969 beforeContinue Reading

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Kathleen Shew left a message on May 6, 2024:
Darla will be remembered fondly. She helped my husband and I through a very difficult time when my husband was injured. She was also lovely to talk with and would visit with my daughter and I during our lunch break at Tyler. We are so grateful for her and will miss her. She made a difference.
Chandyl Pruitt left a message on May 6, 2024:
I am so sorry for your loss. I have many memories working with Darla. She was also so kind and encouraging to everyone that she met. No one was a stranger to Darla so knew everyone if she didn't know you she would get to know you. She will be so missed.
Steve Hightower left a message on May 5, 2024:
Everything said about Darla today is true. She was the mom, big sister at Tyler. I remember her never getting excited about any “crisis”. She was always calm and her demeanor calmed us as well. She was one of a kind. She’ll be missed.
Jennifer Barfield left a message on May 5, 2024:
This sweet lady always had a kind word for everyone! She knew how to be a soft place for anyone who needed one! She will be so missed!!
Monica Young left a message on May 5, 2024:
Errin, I’m so sorry for your loss! Darla was a very kind and sweet lady and she will be missed! Sending hugs and prayers! Please let me know if I can do anything for you!!
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Abby Cox left a message on May 5, 2024:
So very sorry for your loss. I have many special memories of Darla. There were moments of laughter that we shared and I will always hold those in my heart. She will be greatly missed. Prayers for all her family and friends. Sincerely, Abby
Judy Gretz left a message on May 5, 2024:
Dear family, Darla loved you beyond words. PYou and her beloved poodles were the light of her life. I will miss my best friend of my youth but I am so grateful she is no longer suffering. I offer my deepest condolences for losing her at this time. She loved her granddaughter so much and treasured those times with her as she did with you Errin. She spoke of all of you often as we shared life at a distance. May God comfort your hearts. Judy Gretz
Kat Grubbs left a message on May 2, 2024:
I knew from the moment we met that we would be close friends. Darla and Ollie came to spend some time with my husband, Dave & poodle, Holly. We went up the mountains in Montana & Wyoming early October. I promised her when she returned we would do the whole route, but the snow was beginning to coat the Beartooth Highway. She wanted to bring her beloved daughter and granddaughter to visit. That offer still stands. Your mother was a brilliant light in so many people’s lives.
Kathy Dewbre left a message on May 2, 2024:
God bless each one of you during the loss of your Mom. You all are in my prayers and heart.
Donna M Sargent left a message on May 1, 2024:
I knew Darla from our Nextdoor Lubbock Lunch Ladies group. She was a very sweet lady and we enjoyed her company. My thoughts and prayers are with her family and loved ones during this time. May your faith guide all thru the coming days.
Marty Ronhovde left a message on May 1, 2024:
Darla had a smile that lite up a room when ever she walked in. She will always be rememberd for this <3
Ashley Schwertner left a message on May 1, 2024:
Darla was one of the first to welcome me at Tyler Technologies. I wasn't in the office often but it was always a warm treat to see her. Anytime I needed anything that even kind of fell into her "realm" of expertise she helped me. She was truly a gem and I'm so grateful to have known her. Prayers for her family.
Lake Ridge Chapel & Memorial Designers left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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