Beverly A. Darling, 73, of Troy, Alabama, died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012 at Troy Regional Hospital.
Ms. Darling graduated as salutatorian from Fleischmanns High School in Fleischmanns.
She had a master’s degree from New York University and a bachelor’s degree from Ithaca College where she graduated Magna Cum Laude.
Ms. Darling was an avid pet lover and was a member of the Pike County Humane Society. She also loved to read, was an excellent swimmer and loved to travel.
Surviving are one brother, James Darling (Carol) of Long Island, nieces, Jill Florence (Michael), Shari Bruinsma (Steve) and Jamie Loehner (Christopher) all of Long Island; cousins, Louise Levo of Saratoga and Lynn Bruce (Carol) of Baton Rouge, LA. Also surviving are several great nieces and nephews. She is also survived by Anita Rivers of Troy AL, Mary Claffa of Yonkers, Barbara Greer of Stamford, CT, Gladys Passaro and family of Valley Stream, Jackson Family of Lynchberg, VA and Darlene Butts and family of Troy.
Ms. Darling was predeceased by her parents, Solomon and Elizabeth Darling.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 3 at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville. Rev. Adrian Todd will officiate at the service.
Visitation will be held Saturday, March 3, from 11 a.m. until service time at 2 p.m.
Burial will be in the Bedell Cemetery in Fleischmanns.
Donations in Ms. Darling’s memory may be made to the Humane Society of Pike County, P.O. Box 296, Troy, AL 36081.
Arrangements entrusted to Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.