Darrell Lee Gaddy passed away at 11:08 AM on Thursday, September 3, 2020, after a short battle with a brain tumor. He was surrounded by his family when he passed.
Darrell will be remembered as a free spirit who was loved by many, and enjoyed joking around and making people laugh. He was very active and loved being outdoors. He also enjoyed working on and riding dirt bikes. A lover of music, Darrell always had music playing and taught himself to play the guitar and the drums. He was also an amateur tattoo artist.
Darrell was born on May 9, 1983 in Rolla, MO. He moved with his family to Sacramento shortly after he was born, and later to Foresthill where he attended grade school and high school. Darrell lived the majority of his adult life in Oroville. Darrell leaves behind two children, Michael (18) and Heather (17). He is also survived by his older brother Floyd, younger sister Samantha, parents Michael and Tammy, sister-in-law Keri, brother-in-law Wesley, nephews Braden, Calvin and Shorty, niece Cheyenne, and his partner of almost 20 years, Heather Lang.
In Darrell's memory and in lieu of flowers, the family is asking that monetary donations and/or volunteer hours go to the American Cancer Society at cancer.org.
Due to COVID-19, no funeral services will take place.